Moisson, Charles

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Moisson, Charles Gender: M
Charles Clément Moisson
born on 8 August 1864 at 13:00 (= 1:00 PM )
Place Château Gontier, France, 47n50, 0w42
Timezone LMT m0w42 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Mandl
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 16°10' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 21°05 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 15°38'


French cinema pioneer who worked for the Lumière brothers, filming with Francis Doublier the crowning of Tsar Nikolai II of Russia. In April 1897, he was the first to film a President of the French Republic on his travels, capturing Félix Faure on film in La Roche-sur-Yon.

He died on 1 October 1943.

Link to Wikipedia biography (French)



Source Notes

Birth certificate quoted in Michaël Mandl's CINÉMA MUET (Silent Film) collection.


  • Vocation : Art : Photography (Cinematographer)