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Haddon, Alfred Cort

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Born: 1855 AD
Died: 1940 AD, at 84 years of age.

Nationality: English
Categories: Anthropologist

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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.

 

 

 


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