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.