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Heyerdahl, Thor

LC control no.n 79022279
Descriptive conventionsrda
Personal name headingHeyerdahl, Thor
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Variant(s)Kheĭerdal, Tur
Hejerdal, Tor
הירדאל, תור
Hayrdāl, S̲awr
Hīrdāl, S̲awr
Hayrdāl, S̲ūr
هيردال، ثور
Birth date19141006
Death date20020418
Place of birthLarvik (Norway)
Place of deathItaly
Profession or occupationEthnographer
Explorers Archaeologists
Special noteMachine-derived non-Latin script reference project.
Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.
Found inPå jakt efter paradiset ... 1938.
Aku-Aku, dhe ishulli i Gjigandëve, 1971: v. 1, t.p. (Tor Hejerdal)
Washington post WWW site, 04-19-2002 (Thor Heyerdahl, 87, Norwegian explorer and archaeologist, d. Apr. 18 at a hospital near Colla Michari, Italy; b. in Larvik, Norway)
Info. converted from 678, 2012-10-02 (b. 1914)
Wikipedia, Oct. 21, 2013 (Thor Heyerdahl; born October 6, 1914 in Larvik, Norway; died April 18, 2002; Colla Micheri; Norwegian ethnographer and adventurer with a background in biology, zoology, botany and geography. He became notable for his Kon-Tiki expedition in 1947, in which he sailed 8,000 km (5,000 mi) across the Pacific Ocean in a self-built raft from South America to the Tuamotu Islands)
Kun Tīkī, [1968 or 1969]: t.p. (ثور هيردال = S̲awr Hayrdāl)
Associated languagenor eng