Alexandre Gustave Eiffel

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French engineer who constructed the Eiffel Tower (1832-1923)


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While millions have visited the imposing structure, few knew about the secret room put in by the tower's designer Gustave Eiffel who had various famous guests including world-renowned American inventor and businessman Thomas Edison.
It took an hour and five minutes to do so, and Gustave Eiffel climbed them all and flew the Tricolour from the top of the tower.
Tourists travelling to Paris, France will see the Eiffel Tower now showcasing another masterpiece with Fermob's 125th anniversary tribute to Gustave Eiffel's famous tower.
PERHAPS the most famous landmark of them all, the Eiffel Tower is an iron lattice tower built in 1889 by Gustave Eiffel for the 1889 World's Fair.
The 1920s structure was designed by Vladimir Shukhov, who supporters call "the Russian equivalent of Gustave Eiffel".
Some of the archive material is quite rare such as a recording of Gustave Eiffel's voice by Thomas Edison.
Le pont d'Aboul Ela a ete construit par le fameux Francais Gustave Eiffel et constitue une piece antique rare d'une beaute extreme.
The blaze gutted the building, whose internal structural supports were designed by Gustave Eiffel, famed for the Eiffel Tower.
1832: Alexandre Gustave Eiffel, French engineer who built the great landmark that bears his name for the Paris Exhibition of 1899, was born.
Khan showcases sculptor Auguste Bertholdi, engineer Gustave Eiffel, poet Emma Lazarus, and fundraiser/publisher Joseph Pulitzer, among the many individuals involved.
Lucien says Gustave Eiffel had climbed the painted iron stairs, which linked the third and fourth floors of the tower to plant the French flag, when the monument was inaugurated in 1889.
Named after its designer, engineer Gustave Eiffel, the tower was built as the entrance arch for the 1889 World's Fair.
A section of the winding iron staircase that Gustave Eiffel climbed to inaugurate the monument in 1889 is expected to fetch between pounds 15,000 and pounds 22,000, according to auctioneer Remi Ader.