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Prehistoric Figure. "Lucy" was one of the earliest known fosilized remains of a Hominid ever discovered. She was discovered on November 30th, 1974 by Donald Johnson in Hadar, Ethiopia. "Lucy" lived approx 3.18 million years ago. "Lucy's" fosilized remains are located in the Paleoanthropology Laboratories of the National Museum of Ethiopia in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (bio by: Curt Benge) 
Body donated to medical science
Specifically: Skeleton located in the National Museum of Ethiopia
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Curt Benge
Record added: Jan 12, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10308525
Added by: Lucy & Chris
Added by: Lucy & Chris
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