|born on||2 September 1814 at 09:00 (= 09:00 AM )|
|Place||Lübeck, Germany, 53n52, 10e40|
|Timezone||LMT m10e40 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||09°11' 07°42 Asc. 17°39'|
German archaeologist and historian whose best-known work is his History of Greece (1857-1867). It presented in an attractive style what were then the latest results of scholarly research, but it was criticized as wanting in erudition. It is now superseded. His other writings are chiefly archaeological.
In 1844 he became an extraordinary professor at the University of Berlin, and in the same year he was appointed tutor to Prince Friedrich Wilhelm (afterwards the Emperor Friedrich III), a post which he held till 1850.
He died on 11 July 1896, aged 81, in Berlin.
- (has as) student relationship with Friedrich III, Emperor of Germany (born 18 October 1831)
Grazia Bordoni's Science file quotes Taeger.
- Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 81)
- Vocation : Education : Teacher
- Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Historian
- Vocation : Science : Other Science (Archaeologist)
- Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction