Leakey
I. biographical name Louis Seymour Bazett 1903-1972 British paleontologist II. biographical name Mary Douglas 1913-1996 née Nicol; wife of preceding British paleontologist

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  • Leakey — may refer to:;people: *Colin Leakey (b. 1933), English botanist *David Leakey (b. 1952), British military general *Jonathan Leakey, businessman and former archaeologist *Louis Leakey (1903–1972), Kenyan archaeologist and naturalist *Louise Leakey …   Wikipedia

  • Leakey — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Mary Leakey (1913–1996), Paläoanthropologin Ehefrau von Louis Leakey Louis Leakey (1903–1972), Paläoanthropologe Ehemann von Mary Leakey Jonathan Leakey (* 1940), Paläoanthropologe Sohn von Mary und Louis… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Leakey — es una dinastía de investigadores, arqueólogos, antropólogos y, especialmente paleontólogos, naturales de Kenia, descendientes de colonos de raza blanca: Louis Leakey es el fundador y patriarca de la familia, famoso investigador que revolucionó… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Leakey —   [ liːkɪ],    1) Louis Seymour Bazett, kenianischer Paläontologe und Prähistoriker britischer Abkunft, * Kabete (bei Nairobi) 7. 8. 1903, ✝ London 1. 10. 1972, Ȋ mit 2), Vater von 3); entdeckte 1932 bei Kanam und Kanjera primitive Steinwerkzeuge …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Leakey — Leakey, TX U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 387 Housing Units (2000): 211 Land area (2000): 0.556992 sq. miles (1.442603 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.556992 sq. miles (1.442603 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Leakey — Leakey, Louis Seymour Bazet …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Leakey — (Louis Seymour Bazett) (1903 1972) paléontologiste anglais. Il découvrit (1959) en Tanzanie le zinjanthrope …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Leakey — (izg. lȋki), Louis Seymour Bazett (1903 1972) DEFINICIJA kenijsko britanski arheolog i antropolog; zajedno sa suprugom Mary pronašao u I Africi ostatke najstarijih predaka čovjeka i majmuna …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Leakey — [lē′kē] 1. Louis (Seymour Bazett) 1903 72; Brit. paleontologist, born in Kenya 2. Mary (Douglas) 1913 96; Brit. paleontologist: wife of Louis …   English World dictionary

  • Leakey — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Personnages La famille Leakey est une famille de paléontologues. Louis Leakey (Sir Louis Seymour Bazett Leakey) (1903 1972), primatologue, paléontologue… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Leakey — noun 1. English paleontologist (son of Louis Leakey and Mary Leakey) who continued the work of his parents; he was appointed director of a wildlife preserve in Kenya but resigned under political pressure (born in 1944) • Syn: ↑Richard Leakey,… …   Useful english dictionary

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