Jane Goodall

Dame Jane Morris Goodall, formerly Baroness Jane van Lawick-Goodall, is an English primatologist and anthropologist. Considered to be the world's foremost expert on chimpanzees, Goodall is best known for... Wikipedia

  • Born:  Valerie Jane Morris-Goodall, April 3, 1934, London, England, UK
  • Alma mater:  Newnham College, Cambridge, Darwin College, Cambridge
  • Thesis:  Behaviour of free-living chimpanzees (1966)
  • Known for:  Study of chimpanzees, conservation, animal welfare
  • Influences:  Louis Leakey
  • Notable awards:  Kyoto Prize (1990), Hubbard Medal (1995), Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement (1997), DBE (2004)
  • Children:  1
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