Paul Jablochkoff 1847 - 1894

occupation:
Electrical engineer,
Telegraph engineer
Nationality:
Russian
born in:
Russia

was director of telegraphs between Moscow and Kursk

1875 - travelled to France and met Louis Breguet (1804-1883) and used his laboratory for experiments;

1876 - developed the Jablochkoff candle, a type of electric arc lamp, used widely