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ZITTEL, Carl Alfred von

Forenames: Carl Alfred von

Last name: ZITTEL

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Date of birth: 1839-09-25

Date of death: 1904-01-05

Date of Election: 1895-04-20

Honorary Member? Yes

Obituaries: Proc, 48, 32-33

Present in the Dictionary of National Biography? No


Place of Residence:


Born, Germany, died Munich. 1860, Univ of Paris, 1862, worked at Geologische Reichenstalt, 1863, Univ of Vienna as lecturer (declined the offer), 1863-66, Prof of mineralogy, geognosy at technical college in Karlsruhe, 1866, Univ of Munich, 1899, President of Bavarian Academy of Sciences

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