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Alfred Russel Wallace (1195)

Profession
Biologist
Nationality
English
Born
1823, Usk, Monmouthshire
Died
1913, Broadstone, Dorsetshire
Short Biography
Alfred Russel Wallace OM FRS (8 January 1823 – 7 November 1913) was a British naturalist, explorer, geographer, anthropologist, and biologist. He is best known for independently conceiving the theory of evolution through natural selection; his paper on ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • Hertford Grammar School
Appointments & Honors
  • 1848-62, land surveyor, architect, schoolteacher, traveling naturalist
  • honorary degrees, two medals