Norbert Rillieux | Engineer

Norbert Rillieux | Engineer

Name Norbert Rillieux
Profession Engineer
Date of Birth 1806-03-17
Place of Birth Louisiana
Age 88 yrs
Death Date 1894-10-08
Birth Sign Pisces

About Norbert Rillieux

Nineteenth-century engineer whose Multiple-Effect Evaporator invention promoted the sugar industry’s growth by expediting the process of sugar refinement.

Early Life Experience of Norbert Rillieux

He studied engineering and physics at the Ecole Centrale in Paris, France.

Trivia Info

He attempted to alleviate the nineteenth-century Yellow Fever epidemic in New Orleans by proposing a plan for correcting engineering deficiencies in the city’s sewers.

Family Life

He and his six siblings were members of a wealthy Louisiana Creole family. His mother was a liberated woman of African descent, and his father was a Louisiana plantation owner.

Associated With

He was a distant relative of renowned Impressionist painter Edgar Degas.

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Norbert | Dog

Norbert | Dog

Name Norbert
Profession Dog
Date of Birth 2009-03-27
Place of Birth United States
Age
Death Date
Birth Sign Aries

About Norbert

Mixed breed therapy dog and social media star who became known when a video of him being fed cheese went viral. He has published several picture books, the first of which, ” Norbert: What Can Little Me Do?”, won 9 book awards.  He is suspected to be a cross between chihuahua, cairn terrier & lhasa apso, and has 850,000 followers on Instagram. 

Early Life Experience of Norbert

He was adopted at four months old from PetFinder.com. 

Trivia Info

He is a qualified therapy dog, and volunteers at the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. 

Family Life and Relationship

His owners are Julie and Mark Steines. 

Close Associates

Lil Bub co-starred in Norbet’s third book, Norbert and Lil BUB: What Can Little We Do? 

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