Chaulhac

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Chaulhac
Location of Chaulhac
Chaulhac is located in France
Chaulhac
Chaulhac
Chaulhac is located in Occitanie
Chaulhac
Chaulhac
Coordinates: 44°55′23″N 3°15′26″E / 44.9231°N 3.2572°E / 44.9231; 3.2572Coordinates: 44°55′23″N 3°15′26″E / 44.9231°N 3.2572°E / 44.9231; 3.2572
CountryFrance
RegionOccitanie
DepartmentLozère
ArrondissementMende
CantonSaint-Alban-sur-Limagnole
IntercommunalityTerres d'Apcher
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Gérard Rousset[1]
Area
1
9.47 km2 (3.66 sq mi)
Population
 (2016-01-01)[2]
72
 • Density7.6/km2 (20/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
48046 /48140
Elevation740–1,024 m (2,428–3,360 ft)
(avg. 916 m or 3,005 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Chaulhac is a commune in the Lozère department in southern France.

Notable people[edit]

Guy de Chauliac, a physician, is born here around 1300. He is known for his lengthy and influential treatise on surgery in Latin, titled "Chirurgia Magna." He was the personal physician and surgeon to Pope Clement VI (1342–1352), Pope Innocent VI (1352–1362), and Pope Urban V (1362–1370).)[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Site du conseil général de la Lozère Archived 2008-10-24 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ "Populations légales 2016". INSEE. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  3. ^ http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/108069/Guy-de-Chauliac