Newton, Alfred

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Born: Jun 11, 1829 AD
Died: 1907 AD, at 77 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Anatomist


1829 - Born on the 11th of June in Geneva, Switzerland.

1854 - He was elected travelling fellow of Magdalene College, Cambridge.

1858 - He was one of the founders of the British Ornithologists' Union.

1862 - He wrote many books, including Zoology of Ancient Europe.

1865 - He contributed many memoirs to scientific societies.

1866 - He became the first Professor of Zoology.

1872 - He was the first person to describe Newton's Parakeet.

1907 - He died on the 7th of June.
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