Leakey, Louis Seymour Bazett

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  • Leakey,Louis Seymour Bazett — Lea·key (lēʹkē), Louis Seymour Bazett. 1903 1972. British anthropologist and archaeologist. Based on a series of fossil discoveries in Tanzania made largely by his wife, Mary Leakey (1913 1996), including early australopithecine and hominid… …   Universalium

  • Leakey , Louis Seymour Bazett — (1903–1972) British anthropologist and archaeologist Leakey was born at Kabete in Kenya and educated at Cambridge University, where he studied French and Kikuyu. He held various academic posts at British and American universities, and was curator …   Scientists

  • Louis Seymour Bazett Leakey — Louis Leakey Louis Seymour Bazett Leakey (* 7. August 1903 in der Kabete Mission bei Nairobi/Kenia; † 1. Oktober 1972 in London) war ein britischstämmiger Paläoanthropologe. Louis Leakey war verheiratet mit Mary Leakey, deren Söhne Richard und …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Louis Seymour Bazett Leakey — Louis Leakey  Pour les autres membres de la famille, voir : Leakey. Louis Leakey Sir Louis Seymour Bazett Leakey (1903 1972 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Louis Seymour Bazett Leakey — noun English paleontologist whose account of fossil discoveries in Tanzania changed theories of human evolution (1903 1972) • Syn: ↑Leakey, ↑Louis Leakey • Instance Hypernyms: ↑paleontologist, ↑palaeontologist, ↑fossilist, ↑anthropologist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Leakey, Louis S.B. — ▪ Kenyan archaeologist and anthropologist in full  Louis Seymour Bazett Leakey  born August 7, 1903, Kabete, Kenya died October 1, 1972, London, England  Kenyan archaeologist and anthropologist whose fossil discoveries in East Africa proved that… …   Universalium

  • Louis Leakey — Louis Seymour Bazett Leakey (* 7. August 1903 in der Kabete Mission bei Nairobi/Kenia; † 1. Oktober 1972 in London) war ein britischstämmiger Paläoanthropologe. Louis Leakey war verheiratet mit Mary Leakey, deren Söhne Richard u …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Leakey — (Louis Seymour Bazett) (1903 1972) paléontologiste anglais. Il découvrit (1959) en Tanzanie le zinjanthrope …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Leakey — noun 1. English paleontologist (son of Louis Leakey and Mary Leakey) who continued the work of his parents; he was appointed director of a wildlife preserve in Kenya but resigned under political pressure (born in 1944) • Syn: ↑Richard Leakey,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Louis Leakey — noun English paleontologist whose account of fossil discoveries in Tanzania changed theories of human evolution (1903 1972) • Syn: ↑Leakey, ↑Louis Seymour Bazett Leakey • Instance Hypernyms: ↑paleontologist, ↑palaeontologist, ↑fossilist,… …   Useful english dictionary

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