Mayr, Ernst

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Name
Mayr, Ernst Gender: M
Mayr, Ernst Walter
born on 5 July 1904 at 05:30 (= 05:30 AM )
Place Kempten / Allgäu, Germany, 47n44, 10e19
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Starkman
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 12°42' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 04°15 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 24°05'



Ernst Mayr
photo: University of Konstanz, license cc-by-2.5

Biography

American biologist. He was one of the 20th century's leading evolutionary biologists. He was also a renowned taxonomist, tropical explorer, ornithologist, philosopher of biology, and historian of science. His work contributed to the conceptual revolution that led to the modern evolutionary synthesis of Mendelian genetics, systematics, and Darwinian evolution, and to the development of the biological species concept.

He died 3 February 2005, age 100 yrs.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Starkman quotes birth certificate in hand "fünf einhalb Uhr vormittags"

Categories

  • Vocation : Science : Biology
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession