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Thomas Henry Huxley (1232)

Profession
Biologist, Lecturer, Educator, and Essayist
Nationality
English
Born
1825, Ealing, Middlesex
Died
1895, Eastbourne, Sussex
Short Biography
Thomas Henry Huxley PC FRS FLS (/ˈhʌksli/; 4 May 1825 – 29 June 1895) was an English biologist (comparative anatomist), known as "Darwin's Bulldog" for his advocacy of Charles Darwin's theory of evolution. Huxley's famous debate in 1860 with Samuel ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • M.D., Charing Cross Hospital, 1845
Appointments & Honors
  • 1846-54, various medical appointments with the Royal Navy
  • 1854-92, taught natural sciences, Royal School of Mines, London
  • from 1870, numerous appointments on government commissions, boards
  • 1872-74, rector, University of Aberdeen
  • seven honorary degrees