Ogilvie, Francis Grant

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Name
Ogilvie, Francis Grant Gender: M
born on 8 August 1858 at 14:15 (= 2:15 PM )
Place Monymusk, Scotland, 57n13, 2w31
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Orig source not known
Rodden Rating C
Collector: Bordoni
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 15°41' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 07°17 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 20°26'



Biography

Scottish educator, museum director, and scientist. From 1900 to 1903 he was Director of the Edinburgh Museum of Science and Art. In 1910 he was Secretary of the Board for the Science Museum, South Kensington, London, the Geological Museum and the Geological Survey, and in August 1911 was given additional responsibility as Director of the Science Museum.

On 13 December 1930, Ogilvie was travelling by train from London to Edinburgh to visit relatives, when he was taken suddenly ill. He died a few hours after arriving at his destination, on 14 December 1930, aged 72.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni's Science database quotes Sabian Symbols.

Categories

  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease
  • Vocation : Education : Administrator (Museum director)
  • Vocation : Military : Military service
  • Vocation : Science : Geology