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Haddon, Alfred Cort

Born: 1855 AD
Died: 1940 AD
Nationality: English
Categories: Anthropologist

English anthropologist and ethnologist.

1855 – Born on the 24th of May.

1898 – Leader of the Cambridge Expedition to the islands of the Torres Straits.

Returned to Christ’s College, Cambridge, where he had been an undergraduate, and effectively founded a

school of anthropology.

He influenced Caroline Furness Jayne.

1940 – Alfred Cort Haddon died on the 20th of April.