Thursday, May 23, 2013

Fact of the Day: Eiffel Mastermind

The Eiffel tower is named after it's main creator, Gustave Eiffel of France. He also made bridges and worked on the railway system. 

15 comments:

Pilar Domínguez said...

And...when he built it nobody loves it; and now is Paris most characteristic symbol.Kisses:)

DWei said...

So is there an Eiffel bridge and railway too?

Bob Bushell said...

I would like to see those bridges.

Blue Grumpster said...

I remember when I was in Paris a long time ago, I couldn't find that freaking tower. Turned out they had switched off the lights for some reason.

Unknown said...

Never knew he did all of that

Holy Ghost Writer said...

Knew that one

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

I didn't know about his other work.

MEcoy said...

well he made history

Christine said...

I think I knew this.

Aunt Mary said...

Oh that is a very good fact Adam ,thanks for sharing :)

Dana said...

Very cool. I think it would take quite the mind to create that tower.

Happy Thursday!

A Beer for the Shower said...

I knew about the tower, but didn't know he designed those other things. I wonder if they're as "cool" as the Eiffel tower...

Unknown said...

You're blog is always full of curious information, I didn't know about the other works of Sir Eiffel!!!
xx

Linda said...

Interesting fact.

Theresa Mahoney said...

Sounds like a remarkable man!