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Jean-François Champollion, bi Léon Cogniet
23 December 1790|
4 Mairch 1832 (aged 41)|
|Kent for||Decipherment o Egyptian hieroglyphs, Rosetta Stane|
Jean-François Champollion (a.k.a. Champollion le jeune; 23 December 1790 – 4 Mairch 1832) wis a French scholar, filologist an orientalist, kent primarily as the decipherer o the Egyptian hieroglyphs an a foondin figur in the field o egyptology.