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Borgmann, Dmitri Alfred

Born: 1927 AD
Died: 1985 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Authors

1927 – Dmitri Alfred Borgmann was born.

1965 – He is an author probably best known for coining the word "Logology" and writing the logological book, Language On Vacation: An Olio of Orthographical Oddities.

1968 – He also founded Word Ways: The Journal of Recreational Linguistics.

         – He was a member of MENSA and was of German-Ukrainian background. He has two sons, Mark and Keith.

1985 – Dmitri Borgmann died.