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Weidenreich, Franz, 1873-1948

LC control no.n 82070574
Descriptive conventionsrda
Personal name headingWeidenreich, Franz, 1873-1948
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Variant(s)Wei, Dunrui, 1873-1948
魏敦瑞, 1873-1948
Associated countryUnited States
Associated placeBeijing (China)
Birth date1873-06-07
Death date1948-07-11
Place of birthEdenkoben (Germany)
Place of deathNew York (State)
Field of activityAnatomy Physical anthropology Peking man
AffiliationXie he yi yuan (Beijing, China)
Profession or occupationAnatomists Physical anthropologists
Special noteNon-Latin script reference not evaluated.
Found inHis Rasse und Körperbau, 1927.
The skull of Sinanthropus pekinensis, 1943: title page (Franz Weidenreich) added Chinese title page (魏敦瑞 = Wei, Dunrui)
Zhoukoudian Site Museum website, June 4, 2019: (魏敦瑞 = Wei, Dunrui; born 1873 in Edenkoben, Germany; moved to United States, 1934; head, Beiping Xie he yi yuan jie pou ke, 1935-1941; German American anatomist and physical anthropologist)
Wikipedia, June 4, 2019: (Franz Weidenreich; born 7 June 1873 in Edenkoben, Germany; died 11 July 1948 in New York; Jewish German anatomist and physical anthropologist who studied evolution; studied fossils of the Peking Man unearthed at Zhoukoudian, China)
Associated languageeng