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Bartlett, Frederic Charles

Born: 1886 AD
Died: 1969 AD
Nationality: British
Categories: Psychologist

1886 – Born on October 20th in Stow-on-the-Wold, Gloucestershire, England. British psychologist best known for his studies of memory.

1922 – He became director of the Cambridge Psychological Laboratory.

1931 – He was appointed the university’s first professor of experimental psychology.

1932 – Bartlett was elected to the Royal Society.

         – He wrote, Remembering: A Study in Experimental and Social Psychology.

1948 – He was knighted.

1958 – His book, Thinking: An Experimental and Social Study, broke no new theoretical ground but added observations on the social character of human thinking.

1952 – He retired from being a professor of experimental psychology.

1969 – Died on September 30th in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.