Georges Cuvier

Jean Léopold Nicolas Frédéric Cuvier (1769 - 1832)

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Jean Léopold Nicolas Frédéric (Georges) Cuvier
Born in Montbéliard, Holy Roman Empiremap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Paris, Seine, Francemap
Profile last modified | Created 8 Nov 2016
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Categories: French Notables | Scientists | Cimetière du Père-Lachaise, Paris, France | Membres de l'Académie Française | Grands Officiers de la Légion d'honneur | Professeurs.

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  • father of paleontology - established extinction as a fact[1]
  • s/o Jean George Cuvier & Anne Clémence Chatel[1]

Professeur au Collège de France (1800-1832), histoire naturelle

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Birth: Aug. 24, 1769
Montbeliard, Departement du Doubs, Franche-Comté, France
Death: May 13, 1832
City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Burial: Cimetière du Père Lachaise, Paris
City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Plot: Division 8
(Memorial contains biographical sketch) [2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Wikipedia: Georges Cuvier, accessed 8 Nov 2016
  2. Maintained by: Find A Grave; Record added: Dec 19, 1999; Find A Grave Memorial# 7733; URL:

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