Dian Fossey


Born: 1/16/1932 in San Francisco, California, USA
Died: 12/27/1985
Age: 53
Cause of death: hacked to death (probably murdered by poachers).

Noted For: primatologist; studied mountain gorillas, wrote Gorillas in the Mist (1983).

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