Weidenreich, Franz

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Weidenreich, Franz Gender: M
born on 7 June 1873 at 13:00 (= 1:00 PM )
Place Edenkoben, Germany, 49n17, 8e07
Timezone LMT m8e07 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 16°45' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 04°40 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 00°42'


German-Jewish anatomist and physical anthropologist who pioneered the Polycentric (multiregional) hypothesis, which proposed that human populations have evolved independently in the Old World from Homo erectus to Homo sapiens sapiens, while at the same time there was gene flow between the various populations.

Franz Weidenreich died on 11 July 1948, aged 75, in New York.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Archives Gauquelin: Scientists & Medical Doctors (Hommes De Science) A, vol. 2, #1942 [1].


  • Vocation : Science : Anthropology
  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Anatomist)