Boyd Orr, John

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Name
Boyd Orr, John Gender: M
born on 23 September 1880 at 18:00 (= 6:00 PM )
Place Ayr, Scotland, 55n28, 4w38
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 01°03' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 01°28 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 25°03'



John Boyd Orr

Biography

Scottish nutritionist and agricultural scientist, a major contributor to the solution of world food problems and advocate of world government. The First Baron of Brechin Mearns, he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1949. Boyd Orr is the author of "Food And The People," 1943 and "The White Man's Dilemma," 1953.

Sir John Boyd Orr died on 25 June 1971 at age 90 in Edzell, Angus, Scotland.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1943 (Food And The People)
  • Work : Prize 1949 (Nobel Peace Prize)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1953 (The White Man's Dilemma)

Source Notes

B.R. in hand from Steinbrecher.

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 90)
  • Vocation : Medical : Nutritionist
  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ social (Advocate of world government)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction
  • Vocation : Misc. : Outdoor vocations (Agriculturalist)
  • Notable : Awards : Nobel prize (Peace Prize)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (Scotland)