Félicien Adam

1880–1959 (Age 79)
Bercheux, Vaux-sur-Sûre, Luxembourg, Belgium

The Life of Félicien

When Félicien Adam was born in 1880, in Bercheux, Vaux-sur-Sûre, Luxembourg, Belgium, his father, Jean Joseph Adam, was 37 and his mother, Marie Elie Sidonie Balon, was 30. He died in 1959, at the age of 79.

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Félicien Adam
Alix Léonard

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Jean Joseph Adam


  • Marie Elie Sidonie Balon




  • Marie Clémence Adam


  • Male1880–1959Male

  • Eugénie Adam


World Events (3)


Age 34

Germany invades. The Belgian army holds position behind Yser river until 1918.

Age 40

Antwerp hosts the Summer Olympic Games.

Age 40

Belgium signs military alliance with France.

Name Meaning

Hebrew: In Hebrew, the scriptural name Adhám signifies "man," literally earthy or red earth; one authority says the name in Ethiopic means to be fair or beautiful. From this name comes the nurse-name Addy, or little Adam. The Gaelic form is Adambh. Adamina is a female name formed from Adam.

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