Alexander Csoma

Alexander Csoma

Birth
Covasna, Romania
Death 11 Apr 1842 (aged 58)
Darjeeling, West Bengal, India
Burial Darjeeling, West Bengal, India
Memorial ID 183158297 · View Source
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Hungarian Explorer, Philologist and Orientalist. Born Sándor Kõrösi Csoma, he was the founder of Tibetology and authored the first Tibetan-English dictionary and grammar book. He died at the age of 58.


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  • Created by: William Bjornstad
  • Added: 8 Sep 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 183158297
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Alexander Csoma (27 Mar 1784–11 Apr 1842), Find A Grave Memorial no. 183158297, citing Alexander Csoma Burial Location, Darjeeling, West Bengal, India ; Maintained by William Bjornstad (contributor 47016546) .