Today in Egyptologist History

Social Science Topics: Anthropologist - Historian - Linguistics - Philologist - Philosophy - Sociologist

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 1 - 16 of 16

1768-03-21 - Jean-Baptiste-Joseph Fourier, mathematician/Egyptologist
1796-10-09 - Joseph Bonomi the Younger, English Egyptologist (d. 1878)
1821-02-11 - Auguste-Édouard Mariette, French Egyptologist (d. 1881)
1831-06-07 - Amelia Edwards, English author and Egyptologist (d. 1892)
1844-06-14 - Edouard Naville, Swiss egyptologist
1853-06-03 - William Matthew Flinders Petrie, English Egyptologist (d. 1942)
1854-10-31 - Georg A Erman, German Egyptologist (Grammar of Ancient Egypt)
1863-10-05 - Ludwig Borchardt, German Egyptologist
1865-08-27 - James Henry Breasted, American Egyptologist (d. 1935)
1866-06-20 - Lord George ESMH Carnarvon, England, egyptologist (Tutanchamon)
Archaeologist and Discoverer of Tutankhamun Howard CarterArchaeologist and Discoverer of Tutankhamun Howard Carter (1873-05-09) 1873-05-09 - Howard Carter, London, British archaeologist and egyptologist (found King Tutankhamen's tomb)
1886-12-21 - Hermann A J Kees, German Egyptologist (Problems of Egyptology)
1909-07-21 - Iorwerth Eiddon Stephen Edwards, Egyptologist
1924-11-14 - Arthur Frank "Peter" Shore, egyptologist
1946-04-17 - J R Baines, professor (Egyptologist)
1947-05-28 - Zahi Hawass, Egyptian Egyptologist

Famous Deaths

Deaths 1 - 9 of 9

1937-06-26 - Georg A Erman, Ger egyptologist (Grammar of Ancient Egypt), dies at 82
1938-08-12 - Ludwig Borchardt, German egyptologist, dies at 74
Archaeologist and Discoverer of Tutankhamun Howard CarterArchaeologist and Discoverer of Tutankhamun Howard Carter (1939-03-02) 1939-03-02 - Howard Carter, Brit archaeologist/Egyptologist (King Tut), dies at 65
1942-07-27 - William Matthew Finders Petrie, Egyptologist, dies
1947-06-16 - Jean-Francois Capart, Belgian egyptologist (Memphis), dies at 86
1963-11-13 - Margaret Murray, English anthropologist and Egyptologist (b. 1863)
1964-02-07 - Hermann A J Kees, German egyptologist, dies at 77
1994-11-27 - Arthur Frank "Peter" Shore, egyptologist, dies at 70
1996-09-24 - Iorwerth Eiddon Stephen Edwards, egyptologist, dies at 87


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