Welcome, guest! ~ Login ~ Register 

Quick Search:

S9.com / Biographies /

Dahl, Andreas

Born: 1751 AD
Died: 1789 AD, at 38 years of age.

Nationality: Swedish
Categories: Botanist


1751 - Anders Dahl was born on the 17th of March, a Swedish botanist and student of Carolus Linnaeus.


1770 - Dahl entered Uppsala University as a freshman.


He worked in Gothenburg as curator of the private natural museum and botanic garden of Claes Alströmer.


1786 - Received a medical doctor's degree at the University of Kiel, Germany.


1787 - He started to teach medicine and botany at the university in Academy of Åbo.


The dahlia flower is named after him.




Page last updated: 12:00am, 14th Apr '07