Lamont, Archie

From Astro-Databank
Jump to: navigation, search
Name
Lamont, Archie Gender: M
Archibald Lamont
born on 21 October 1907 at 06:00 (= 06:00 AM )
Place Rothesay, Scotland, 55n51, 5w03
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Wright
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 26°41' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 25°00 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 15°36'



Biography

Scottish geologist, palaeontologist and Scottish Nationalist political Activist.

He began his academic career as assistant lecturer (1936), then lecturer (1944), in geology at Birmingham University. He was then appointed Carnegie Research Fellow at Edinburgh University (1945-55).

Lamont was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh on 6 March 1950. He was also a Fellow of the Geological Society of London, and a member of the Edinburgh Geological Society and the Geological Society of Glasgow. In the 1950s, he was active in the Scottish National Congress.

He died on 16 March 1985.

Link to Wikipedia

Events

  • Work : Gain social status 6 March 1950 (elected as fellow of Royal Society of Edinburgh)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Paul Wright quotes birth record

Categories

  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ political
  • Vocation : Science : Geology
  • Vocation : Science : Other Science (palaeontologist)