Timm, Richard William

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Timm, Richard William Gender: M
born on 2 March 1923 at 10:35 (= 10:35 AM )
Place Michigan City, Indiana, 41n42, 86w54
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 11°05' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 04°51 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 14°19'

Richard William Timm (with Merry Lillian at CORR - The Jute Works, 2012)
photo: Saiful Islam, license cc-by-sa-3.0


American catholic priest, educator, zoologist, and development worker who was the Superior of the Congregation of Holy Cross in Dhaka and a member of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Province. He was also one of the founders of Notre Dame College in Dhaka, Bangladesh. He was the 6th principal (1970 to 1972) of Notre Dame College.

Timm, as a Biologist, conducted exclusive surveys on Nematodes and discovered over 250 new species. Among the many varieties of Nematodes he discovered, the Marine Nematode Timmia parva was named after Timm himself.

Timm's publications include numerous research papers and books. He died in South Bend, Indiana on 11 September 2020 at age 97.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.


  • Traits : Body : Race (German ancestry)
  • Family : Childhood : Order of birth (Second of four)
  • Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Western (Catholic)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 97)
  • Vocation : Education : Administrator
  • Vocation : Education : Researcher
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher
  • Vocation : Healing Fields : Social worker (Development worker)
  • Vocation : Religion : Ecclesiastics/ western (Catholic priest)
  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Zoologist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction
  • Notable : Famous : First in Field (Discovered 250+ species of Nematodes)