About this Famous Person
French documentary filmmaker specializing in environmental issues, with a background in oceanography
Source : Henri Charles DAHLEM
Born in Toulon, Philippe Cousteau first dived with an aqua-lung in 1945. He was a professional diver from the age of 7. A pilot and a witness of the advance of science in the art of diving and underwater adventure, he grew up traveling the world, learning about different cultures, and acquiring several languages.