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George Gaylord Simpson
Birth: Jun. 16, 1902
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 6, 1984
Pima County
Arizona, USA

Renowned Paleontologist, Evolutionist, and Author. Taught and perfomed research at Columbia University, Harvard University (professor of vertebrate paleontology), and the University of Arizonia (professor of geosciences. He authored the books "Tempo and Mode in Evolution" (1944), "Evolution and Geography" (1953), "Life: An Introduction to Biology" (1957-with Colin S. Pittendrigh and Lewis H. Tiffany), and "The Major Features of Evolution (1965)."  (bio by: GravesScribe) 
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  Anne Roe Simpson (1904 - 1991)*
  Lydia Frances Pedroja DePerelma (1899 - 1988)*
  Patricia Gaylord Simpson Bush (1926 - 1958)*
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Originally Created by: GravesScribe
Record added: Oct 13, 2001
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George Gaylord Simpson
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1952 Penrose Medallist
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