Dorst, Jean

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Dorst, Jean Gender: M
Jean Pierre Dorst
born on 7 August 1924 at 10:00 (= 10:00 AM )
Place Mulhouse, France, 47n45, 7e20
Timezone GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 14°33' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 04°24 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 05°51'

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Jean Dorst (in 1970)
photo: Spiridon Ion Cepleanu, license cc-by-sa-3.0


French ornithologist, who in 1947 joined the staff of the Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle. He succeeded Jacques Berlioz as chairman of Mammifères et Oiseaux in 1964, and was elected as director of the museum in 1975, resigning in 1985 to protest against government reforms of the museum.

He died on 8 August 2001.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'd' pdf file, p. 195.

Born in Brunstatt, one of the southern suburbs of the city of Mulhouse.


  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Ornithologist)