Famous Austrian Zoologists

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Konrad Lorenz
(Austrian Zoologist, Ethologist, Ornithologist and Winner of 1973 Nobel Prize in Medicine)
Konrad Lorenz
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Birthdate: November 7, 1903
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: February 21, 1989

Nobel Prize-winning Austrian zoologist Konrad Lorenz is remembered as a pioneer of ethology. The son of a surgeon father and a physician mother, Lorenz was a qualified physician himself. A university degree awarded to him was rescinded posthumously due to his association with the Nazi party

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Karl von Frisch
(German-Austrian Ethologist and 1973 Winner of Nobel Prize in Physiology / Medicine)
Karl von Frisch
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Birthdate: November 20, 1886
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: June 12, 1982

Nobel Prize-winning ethologist Karl von Frisch is best remembered for his research on communication among bees. He was the first to observe that bees communicate the location of food to other bees by a form of “dance.” He penned down his studies in books such as The Dancing Bees.

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Paul Kammerer
(Biologist)
Paul Kammerer
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Birthdate: August 17, 1880
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: September 23, 1926
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Josephus Nicolaus Laurenti
(Zoologist, Herpetologist)
Josephus Nicolaus Laurenti
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Birthdate: December 4, 1735
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: February 17, 1805
Beatrix Tugendhut Gardner
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Birthdate: July 13, 1933
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: June 5, 1995