Professor Auguste Piccard was the inspiration for Professor Cuthbert Calculus in The Adventures of Tintin by Belgian cartoonist Hergé. Piccard held a teaching appointment in Brussels where Hergé spotted his unmistakable figure in the street.  Piccard gained worldwide acclaim when he pierced the stratosphere twice in a balloon.

Professor Auguste Piccard was the inspiration for Professor Cuthbert Calculus in The Adventures of Tintin by Hergé.

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