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Abich, Otto Hermann Wilhelm

Born: 1806 AD
Died: 1886 AD, at 79 years of age.

Nationality: German
Categories: Geologist, Mineralogist


1806 - Born on the 11th of December at Berlin, Germany.

1842 - He was appointed professor of mineralogy in the university of Dorpat (Tartu),
          and gave attention to the geology and mineralogy of Russia.

       - He investigated the geology of the Caucasus when residing some time at Tiflis.

1886 - He died on the 1st of July. The mineral Abichite was named after him.


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