Jacques Cousteau


Born: 6/11/1910 in Saint Andre de Cubzac, France
Died: 6/25/1997
Age: 87
Cause of death: heart attack

Full name: Jacques Yves Cousteau
Noted For: oceanographer; popularized scuba diving and marine exploration through a series of TV films, "The Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau" (1969-73). Co-inventor of the Aqualung, the first underwater breathing apparatus.