• Born date: 1772-04-29
  • Born in: n.a.
  • Death date: 1832-04-29
Pierre-François Bouchard

Pierre-François Bouchard (29 April 1772, Orgelet – 29 April 1832) was an officer in the French Army engineers who is most famous for discovering the Rosetta Stone, an important archaeological find that allowed Ancient Egyptian writing to be understood for the first time in centuries.

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