Count of Chanteloup
Born on June 5, 1756 in Nojaret, Languedoc, France.
French chemist and statesman, who served as Minister of Internal Affairs from 1800 to 1804.
"Jean-Antoine Chaptal, Count of Chanteloup" by Antoine-Jean Gros (Paris 1771 - Meudon 1835).
His name can be found, among those of 72 French scientists and engineers, on the Eiffel tower.