Jean Francois Champollion


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Frenchman and Egyptologist who studied the Rosetta Stone and in 1821 became the first person to decipher Egyptian hieroglyphics (1790-1832)

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Inclusive, Chester Sasaki, responsable de la mision, comparo el material solar con la piedra Rosetta en la que Jean Francois Champollion logro descifrar la escritura egipcia, ya que "las muestras que traiga Genesis nos permitiran investigar la composicion de la nebulosa solar original que formo los planetas, asteroides, cometas y el Sol que conocemos ahora", afirmo Sasaki.
The fact it was written in three languages allowed French scholar Jean Francois Champollion to decipher hieroglyphics for the first time.
It was from the lithographic drawing of this stone that thirty-two years later hieroglyphs were deciphered by Jean Francois Champollion.
Las claves de Egipto cuenta la historia de Jean Francois Champollion, el primer hombre que logro descifrar, en la segunda decada del siglo XIX, los jeroglificos egipcios, despues de casi dos milenios de permanecer inmutables, intraducibles.
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