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444 words, approx. 2 pages
Scientist Dian Fossey was well-known for her pioneering work with gorillas. Fossey, Dian American Primatologist 1932-1985 Dian Fossey, born in 1932, was a celebrated mountain gorilla researcher... Read more
629 words, approx. 3 pages
Dian Fossey 1932-1985 American Zoologist American zoologist Dian Fossey is best known for her field studies of mountain gorillas in the Virunga Mountains of Rwanda and Zaire, which served to dispel ma... Read more
1,954 words, approx. 7 pages
Dr. Dian Fossey (1932 – 1985) American Naturalist and Primatologist Dian Fossey is remembered by her fellow scientists as the world's foremost authority on mountain gorillas. But to th... Read more
1,577 words, approx. 6 pages
Dian Fossey Born January 16, 1932, San Francisco, California Died December 27, 1985, Rwanda For nearly two decades scientist Dian Fossey lived in the wilds of the Virunga Mountain range in east cent... Read more