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Scholar - Historical Events
Date Event
1046-03-05

Persian scholar Naser Khosrow begins the seven-year Middle Eastern journey which he will later describe in his book Safarnama.

1140-06-03

French scholar Peter Abelard is found guilty of heresy.

1536-12-22

English scholar Reginald Pole appointed cardinal

1593-01-27

Vatican opens 7 year trial against scholar Giordano Bruno

1600-02-08

Vatican convicts scholar Giordano Bruno to death

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Scholar - Birthdays
Date Event
130-09-22

Claudius Galenus, Italian physician/scholar

702-04-20

Jafar Sadiq, Muslim scholar (d. 765)

810-07-20

Imam Bukhari, Muslim scholar and compiler of Hadith (d. 870)

810-07-21

Imam Bukhari, Islamic scholar (d. 870)

1263-01-22

Ibn Taymiya, Islamic scholar (d. 1328)

1459-02-01

Conrad Celtes, German scholar (d. 1508)

1463-02-24

Giovanni Pico della Mirandola, Italy, scholar/platonist

1484-04-23

Julius Caesar Scaliger, Italy, scholar (On the Subtlety of Things)

1501-11-25

Yi Hwang, Confucian scholar (d. 1570)

1509-08-03

Étienne Dolet, French scholar (d. 1546)

1513-12-23

Thomas Smith, English diplomat and scholar (d. 1577)

1514-06-16

John Cheke, English classical scholar (d. 1557)

1515-09-08

Alfonso Salmeron, Spanish Jesuit biblical scholar (d. 1585)

1532-12-26

Guilielmus Xylander, German classical scholar (d. 1576)

1533-08-02

Theodor Zwinger, Swiss scholar (d. 1588)

1536-12-26

Yi I, Korean Confucian scholar (d. 1584)

1539-11-01

Pierre Pithou, French lawyer and scholar (d. 1596)

1545-03-02

Thomas Bodley, England, diplomat/scholar

1558-10-12

Jacques Sirmond, French scholar and Jesuit (d. 1651)

1559-02-18

Isaac Casaubon, naturalized English classical scholar, theologian

1576-05-27

Caspar Schoppe, German scholar (d. 1649)

1580-06-09

Daniel Heinsius, Flemish scholar (d. 1655)

1582-11-27

Pierre Dupuy, French scholar (d. 1651)

1584-12-16

John Selden, English jurist and oriental scholar (d. 1654)

1599-08-14

Méric Casaubon, English classical scholar (d. 1671)

1600-02-02

Gabriel Naudé, French librarian and scholar (d. 1653)

1607-11-26

John Harvard, England, clergyman/scholar, founded Harvard Univ

1610-12-18

Charles Du Fresne Du Cange, French scholar/philologist

1611-09-08

Johann Friedrich Gronovius, German classical scholar (d. 1671)

1612-08-28

Marcus Zuerius van Boxhorn, Dutch scholar (d. 1653)

1613-08-15

Gilles Ménage, French scholar (d. 1692)

1620-02-15

Francois Charpentier, French scholar/archaeologist

1620-12-18

Heinrich Roth, German Sanskrit scholar (d. 1668)

1630-11-24

Etienne Baluze, French scholar (d. 1718)

1632-01-29

Johann Georg Graevius, German classical scholar and critic (d. 1703)

1636-11-11

Yen Jo-chu, Chinese scholar of Ch'ing dynasty

1639-02-06

Daniel Georg Morhof, German writer and scholar (d. 1691)

1649-06-13

Adrien Baillet, French scholar and critic (d. 1706)

1651-04-06

André Dacier, French classical scholar (d. 1722)

1654-01-10

Joshua Barnes, English scholar (d. 1712)

1655-09-19

Jan Luyts, Netherlands, scholar/physicist/mathematician/astronomer

1662-01-27

Richard Bentley, Oulton, scholar/controversialist

1666-08-13

William Wotton, English scholar (d. 1727)

1668-11-11

Johann Albert Fabricius, German scholar and bibliographer (d. 1736)

1672-08-02

Johann Jakob Scheuchzer, Swiss scholar (d. 1733)

1676-10-08

Benito Jerónimo Feijóo y Montenegro, Spanish scholar (d. 1764)

1684-01-01

Arnold Drakenborch, Dutch classical scholar (d. 1748)

1684-03-19

Jean Astruc, French physician and scholar (d. 1766)

1687-06-24

Johann Albrecht Bengel, German scholar (d. 1757)

1691-04-09

Johann Matthias Gesner, German classical scholar (d. 1761)

1701-08-04

Thomas Blackwell, Scottish classical scholar (d. 1757)

1704-04-10

Benjamin Heath, English classical scholar (d. 1766)

1704-06-22

John Taylor, English classical scholar (d. 1766)

1711-10-31

Laura Bassi, Italian scholar (d. 1778)

1711-11-19

Michail V Lomonosov, Russian scholar/poet

1716-12-25

Johann Jakob Reiske, German scholar and physician (d. 1774)

1718-04-04

Benjamin Kennicott, English churchman and Hebrew scholar (d. 1783)

1730-03-27

Thomas Tyrwhitt, English classical scholar (d. 1786)

1736-06-05

Corneille F de Nelis, Flemish scholar/bishop of Antwerp

1748-04-27

Adamantios Korais, Greek humanist scholar (d. 1833)

1757-02-06

Julian Ursyn Niemcewicz, Polish scholar and statesman. (d. 1841)

1781-06-05

Christian August Lobeck, German scholar (d. 1860)

1781-11-29

Andres Bello, Venezuela poet/diplomat/scholar (Silvas Americanas)

1787-12-22

Rasmus Rask, Denmark, language scholar

1794-04-23

Wei Yuan, Chinese scholar (d. 1856)

1800-08-22

Samuel David Luzzatto, Italian-Jewish scholar (d. 1865)

1810-03-27

William Hepworth Thompson, English classical scholar (d. 1886)

1810-04-11

Henry Rawlinson, English scholar (d. 1895)

1813-04-23

Frédéric Ozanam, French scholar (Society of Saint Vincent de Paul) (d. 1853)

1815-01-18

Constantin von Tischendorf, German biblical scholar (d. 1874)

1819-04-28

Ezra Abbot, American Bible scholar (d. 1884)

1820-08-13

George Grove, London, England, biblical scholar/misicographer

1823-02-28

Ernest Renan, French philosopher/historian/scholar of religion

1824-02-26

Carlos Calvo, Argentine diplomat/people rights scholar (Calvo Clause)

1825-07-31

William S. Clark, American senator and scholar (d. 1886)

1838-07-06

Vatroslav Jagic, Croatian scholar (d. 1923)

1839-01-11

Eugenio Maria de Hostos, Puerto Rico, patriot/scholar

1844-05-17

Julius Wellhausen, German biblical scholar (d. 1918)

1847-12-07

Solomon Schechter, US Talmudic scholar/Jewish leader

1853-09-23

Marcel Planiol, French private law scholar

1853-12-06

Haraprasad Shastri, Indian academic, Sanskrit scholar, archivist and historian of Bengali literature (d. 1931)

1860-03-27

Frank Frost Abbott, American classical scholar (d. 1924)

1862-08-01

Montague Rhodes James, scholar/author/editor

1863-12-13

Johannes Weiss, German New Testament scholar

1866-01-02

Prof Gilbert Murray, Australian classical scholar (d. 1957)

1866-04-01

Sophonisba Breckenridge, scholar/teacher/social activist

1870-02-20

Pieter Cornelis Boutens, Holland, mystic poet/scholar (Verzen)

1870-04-20

Maulvi Abdul Haq, Father of Urdu, Pakistani scholar (d.1961)

1870-07-16

Lambert McKenna, Irish scholar (d. 1956)

1870-10-18

D T Suzuki, Kanazawa Japan, Zen Buddhist scholar

1871-10-09

Didak Buntić, Croatian monk and scholar.

1872-04-14

Abdullah Yusuf Ali, Indian-born Islamic scholar and translator (d. 1953)

1873-02-23

Liang Qichao, Chinese scholar (d. 1929)

1875-03-04

Alberto Vaccari, Italian jesuit/old testament scholar/interpreter

1877-04-14

Daniel Plooy, Dutch new testament scholar

1881-02-14

William John Gruffydd, Welsh poet/scholar (Ynys yr Hud)

1885-06-20

Andrzej Gawroński, Polish scholar (d. 1927)

1887-09-01

Otto Eissfeldt, German old testament scholar

1891-05-24

William F Albright, US old testament scholar/archaeologist

1894-11-05

Henri E J A de Page, Belgian private law scholar

1896-09-06

Mario Praz, Italian literary critic and scholar (La carne, la morte, e il diavolo)

1896-10-11

Roman Jakobson, linguist/Slavic scholar (Fundamentals of Language)

1897-10-19

Salimuzzaman Siddiqui, Pakistani scientist and scholar (d. 1994)

1898-01-23

Freda Utley, British scholar and author (d. 1978)

1899-11-19

Grand Ayatollah Abul-Qassim Khoei, influential Shia Islamic scholar (d. 1992)

1900-04-26

James Sutherland, English literature scholar/actor (Rob Roy 1953)

1901-10-21

Gerhard von Rad, German old testament scholar (Deuteronomium)

1902-01-24

E. A. Speiser, American Bible scholar (d. 1965)

1903-03-25

Nahum Norbert Glatzer, Jewish-American scholar (d. 1990)

1906-10-02

John Humphreys Whitfield, scholar of Italian language & literature

1906-10-12

Willy Hess, Swiss musicologist, composer and famous Beethoven scholar

1907-05-05

Kenneth Muir, English scholar

1907-05-13

Austin Whitaker, schoolmaster classical scholar/archivist

1908-07-09

Allama Rasheed Turabi, Pakistani scholar, orator and philosopher (d. 1973)

1909-11-29

Rupert Davies, methodist Scholar

1910-06-04

Jacques Berque, Islamic scholar

1910-09-15

George D Kilpatrick, Canadian/British bible scholar

1911-01-16

Gilbert Gadoffre, French scholar

1911-07-18

Alexander Hyatt-King, scholar (Mozart)

1912-03-11

Robert Clifford Latham, pepys Scholar

1912-03-30

Andrew Rodger Waterson, scholar/naturalist

1912-06-12

Jameel Jalibi, Pakistani scholar, writer, and Urdu linguist

1912-07-18

Harry Levin, literary Scholar

1913-06-06

Carlo L. Golino, American scholar (d. 1991)

1915-03-23

Francis Berry, poet/Shakespearean scholar

1915-06-24

Charles James Dunn, Japanese scholar

1915-11-04

Lloyd James Austin, French Scholar

1917-12-16

Nabi Bux Khan Baloch, Sindhi scholar

1918-03-15

Richard Ellmann, US, literary scholar/writer (Oscar Wilde)

1918-04-26

Jack Morpurgo, American Literature scholar (Leeds University)

1919-09-21

Fazlur Rahman, Pakistani scholar (d. 1988)

1920-01-09

Hakim Mohammed Said, Pakistani scholar

1920-01-20

Peter Clemoes, anglo-Saxon scholar

1921-02-11

Edward Seidensticker, American scholar (d. 2007)

1921-06-09

Arthur Hertzberg, American Jewish scholar (d. 2006)

1921-11-09

Ivo Rudolph Jarosy, film scholar/exhibitor

1922-09-23

Philip Owen Arnould Sherrard, scholar theologian poet/translator

1922-11-02

John Pinsent, classical scholar

1924-07-18

John Cruickshank, French scholar

1925-09-23

Denis Twitchett, Cambridge scholar, and Chinese historian (d. 2006)

1926-01-26

Farman Fatehpuri, Pakistani scholar

1927-02-28

Bernard Frank, oriental scholar/writer

1927-05-11

Gene Savoy, American author, explorer, scholar and cleric (d. 2007)

1927-11-23

Guy Davenport, American author, artist, and scholar (d. 2005)

1928-02-05

Pananayiotis Taki Vatikiotis, middle east scholar

1928-07-10

Moshe Greenberg, American-Israeli Bible scholar

1930-12-26

Sayed Mutawli imam ad-Darsh, scholar/broadcaster

1931-08-07

Charles E. Rice, American legal scholar and author

1931-12-14

Jon Elia, Pakistani scholar, poet and philosopher (d. 2002)

1933-07-21

John C Gardner, scholar/writer (Grendel, Sunlight Dialogues)

1933-10-27

John Sturdy, scholar

1934-05-10

Jeanine Basinger, American film scholar

1934-12-31

Akram Awan, Islamic scholar

1935-06-06

Jean Gattegno, translator/scholar

1935-07-05

Edward McInnes, German scholar

1939-07-14

George E. Slusser, American scholar and writer

1943-03-16

Ursula Goodenough, Evolutionary Scholar, Cell Biologist

1944-11-24

Ibrahim Gambari, Nigerian scholar

1946-05-24

Jeremy Treglown, English scholar/editor (TLS)

1951-02-19

Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri (Db), Pakistani Islamic Sufi Scholar

1951-09-24

Douglas Kmiec, American legal scholar

1951-12-28

Ian Buruma, Anglo-Dutch scholar and writer on Japan and the Far East.

1952-09-25

Gloria Jean Watkins, American scholar

1953-10-05

John Stachniewski, scholar/teacher

1962-08-26

Tariq Ramadan, Geneva, Switzerland, Islamic scholar

1967-03-10

Omer Tarin [Omer Salim Khan], Peshawar, Pakistan, poet, scholar and activist

1968-11-23

Hamid Hassani, Iranian scholar and lexicographer

1973-01-01

Anwar Mansoor Mangrio, Sindhi poet & research scholar.

Scholar - Notable Deaths

Martin LutherFeb 18, 1546

Walter RaleighOct 29, 1618

Du BoisAug 27, 1963

Scholar - Deaths
Date Event
309-02-16

Pamphilus van Caesarea, Palestinian scholar/martyr, beheaded

709-05-25

Aldhelm, Abbot of Malmesbury, Bishop of Sherborne. English poet and scholar (b. cica 639)

804-05-19

Alcuin of York, English scholar, dies in Tours France at 69

869-02-14

Saint Cyril, Greek monk, scholar, theologian and linguist (b. 827) Called "apostle of Slavs"

910-12-23

Naum of Preslav, Bulgarian scholar

1003-05-12

Gerbert, French scholar, dies in Rome

1054-09-24

Hermannus Contractus, scholar (b. 1013)

1072-09-22

Ouyang Xiu, Chinese historian and scholar-official (b. 1007)

1160-05-03

Peter Lombard, Italian scholar and bishop (b. c.1100)

1204-12-13

Maimonides, Jewish philosopher/talmudic scholar, dies in Cairo at 69

1245-08-21

Alexander van Hales, English scholar, dies

1253-10-09

Grosseteste, an English scholar, dies at 78

1270-04-05

Ramban Nachmanides, Talmudic scholar (Hiddushei Ha-Ramden), dies

1275-01-06

Raymundus of Penafort, Spanish church law scholar, dies

1295-04-25

Sancho IV, the Brave, scholar/king of Castile/Leon, dies

1508-02-04

Conrad Celtes, German humanist scholar (b. 1459)

1522-02-25

William Lilye, English classical scholar

1524-12-20

Thomas Linacre, English scholar and physician

1540-08-23

Guillaume Budé, French scholar

1546-02-18

Martin Luther, biblical scholar/religious reformer, dies at 62

1546-08-03

Étienne Dolet, French scholar and printer (b. 1509)

1557-09-13

John Cheke, English classical scholar and statesman (b. 1514)

1558-11-17

Reginald Pole, English cardinal/scholar/"heretic", dies at 58

1565-06-12

Adrianus Turnebus, French classical scholar (b. 1512)

1576-02-10

Guilielmus Xylander, German classical scholar (b. 1532)

1577-08-12

Thomas Smith, English diplomat and scholar (b. 1513)

1581-11-07

Richard Davies, Welsh bishop and scholar

1585-02-06

Edmund Plowden, English legal scholar (b. 1518)

1585-02-13

Alfonso Salmeron, Spanish Jesuit biblical scholar (b. 1515)

1588-03-10

Theodor Zwinger, Swiss scholar (b. 1533)

1591-08-23

Luis de Leon, scholar/poet, dies

1596-02-17

Friedrich Sylburg, German classical scholar (b. 1536)

1596-11-01

Pierre Pithou, French lawyer and scholar (b. 1539)

1607-05-21

John Rainolds, English scholar (b. 1549)

1612-07-29

Jacques Bongars, French scholar and diplomat (b. 1554)

1612-08-04

Hugh Broughton, English scholar (b. 1549)

1614-07-01

Isaac Casaubon, French-born classical scholar (b. 1559)

1615-02-04

Giovanni Battista della Porta, Italian scholar, polymath and child prodogy (b. 1535)

1616-10-17

John Pitts, Catholic scholar and writer. (b. 1560)

1618-10-29

Walter Raleigh, English scholar/poet/historian, beheaded for treason

1649-03-19

Gerhard Johann Vossius, German classical scholar and theologian (b. 1577)

1649-11-19

Caspar Schoppe, German scholar (b. 1576)

1651-10-07

Jacques Sirmond, French Jesuit scholar (b. 1559)

1651-12-14

Pierre Dupuy, French scholar (b. 1582)

1653-07-10

Gabriel Naudé, French librarian and scholar (b. 1600)

1654-11-30

John Selden, English jurist and oriental scholar (b. 1584)

1655-02-25

Daniel Heinsius, Flemish scholar (b. 1580)

1661-11-29

Brian Walton, English clergyman and scholar (b. 1600)

1668-06-20

Heinrich Roth, German Sanskrit scholar (b. 1620)

1671-07-14

Méric Casaubon, English classical scholar (b. 1599)

1671-12-28

Johann Friedrich Gronovius, German classical scholar (b. 1611)

1672-04-22

Georg Stiernhielm, Swedish scholar/author/poet (Hercules), dies at 73

1672-09-12

Tanneguy Lefebvre, French classical scholar (b. 1615)

1691-07-30

Daniel Georg Morhof, German writer and scholar (b. 1639)

1692-07-23

Gilles Ménage, French scholar (b. 1613)

1695-09-12

Jacob Abendana, Spanish scholar (b. 1630)

1703-01-11

Johann Georg Graevius, German classical scholar and critic (b. 1632)

1706-01-21

Adrien Baillet, French scholar and critic (b. 1649)

1712-08-03

Joshua Barnes, English scholar (b. 1654)

1718-07-28

Etienne Baluze, French scholar (b. 1630)

1719-11-26

John Hudson, British classical scholar (b. 1662)

1720-08-17

Anne Lefèvre, French scholar (b. 1654)

1722-09-18

André Dacier, French classical scholar (b. 1651)

1723-08-17

Joseph Bingham, English scholar (b. 1668)

1727-02-13

William Wotton, English scholar (b. 1666)

1729-09-03

Jean Hardouin, French scholar (b. 1646)

1733-06-23

Johann Jakob Scheuchzer, Swiss scholar (b. 1672)

1736-04-30

Johann Albert Fabricius, German classical scholar and bibliographer (b. 1668)

1740-10-05

Johann Philipp Baratier, German scholar (b. 1721)

1741-03-31

Pieter Burmann/Burman the Elder, Dutch classical scholar dies at 72

1742-07-14

Richard Bentley, English classical scholar (b. 1662)

1747-12-02

Vincent Bourne, English classical scholar (b. 1695)

1748-01-16

Arnold Drakenborch, Dutch classical scholar (b. 1684)

1752-11-05

Carl Andreas Duker, German classical scholar (b. 1670)

1757-01-19

Thomas Ruddiman, Scottish classical scholar (b. 1674)

1757-03-08

Thomas Blackwell, Scottish classical scholar (b. 1701)

1761-08-03

Johann Matthias Gesner, German classical scholar (b. 1691)

1763-07-31

James Kent, Fredericksburgh NY, legal scholar (Columbia), dies

1764-09-26

Benito Jerónimo Feijóo y Montenegro, Spanish scholar (b. 1767)

1765-04-15

Michail v Lomonosov, Russian scholar/poet, dies at 53

1766-04-04

John Taylor, English classical scholar (b. 1704)

1766-05-05

Jean Astruc, French physician and scholar (b. 1684)

1766-09-13

Benjamin Heath, English classical scholar (b. 1704)

1767-03-20

Firmin Abauzit, French huguenot/scholar, dies at 87

1776-07-07

Jeremiah Markland, English classical scholar (b. 1693)

1778-02-20

Laura Bassi, Italian scholar (b. 1711)

1783-09-18

Benjamin Kennicott, English churchman and Hebrew scholar (b. 1718)

1785-01-19

Jonathan Toup, English classical scholar and critic (b. 1713)

1787-04-01

Floyer Sydenham, English classical scholar (b. 1710)

1789-04-07

Peter Camper, anatomist/animal scholar, dies at 66

1798-08-21

Corneille F de Nelis, Flemish scholar/bishop of Antwerp, dies at 62

1807-01-12

Joan Lucaz, Dutch scholar/journalist/patriot, dies at 60

1808-09-25

Richard Porson, scholar, dies

1832-03-04

Jean-François Champollion, French scholar (b. 1790)

1832-11-14

Rasmus Rask, Danish language scholar, dies at 44

1833-04-06

Adamantios Korais, Greek humanist scholar (b. 1748)

1864-03-27

Jean-Jacques Ampère, French scholar (b. 1800)

1865-03-27

Petrus Hoffman Peerlkamp, Dutch scholar (b. 1786)

1865-09-30

Samuel David Luzzatto, Italian-Jewish scholar (b. 1800)

1866-08-06

John Mason Neale, English divine, scholar and hymnwriter (b. 1818)

1867-08-03

Philipp August Böckh, German scholar and antiquarian (b. 1785)

1874-12-07

Constantin von Tischendorf, German biblical scholar (b. 1815)

1876-05-27

Joseph Bosworth, lexicographer/scholar, dies

1883-05-26

Abdelkader El Djezairi, Algerian leader, scholar and national hero (b.1808)

1883-08-01

Karl Wilhelm Dindorf, classic scholar, dies

1884-03-21

Ezra Abbot, American bible scholar (b. 1819)

1895-03-05

Henry Rawlinson, British soldier and scholar (b. 1810)

1901-01-09

Richard Copley Christie, English scholar (b. 1830)

1906-06-22

Fritz Schaudinn, German animal scholar: examined amoebasis, dies at 34

1907-03-05

Friedrich Blass, German classical scholar (b. 1843)

1911-01-17

Francis Galton, English scholar, dies at 88

1913-03-09

Eberhard Nestle, German biblical scholar, dies at 61

1917-04-09

James Hope Moulton, British scholar of Classical Greek (b. 1863)

1918-07-30

Chaim Soloveitchik, Rabbi of Brisk, talmudic scholar, dies

1924-07-23

Frank Frost Abbott, American classical scholar (b. 1850)

1928-04-05

Jane Ellen Harrison, scholar/archaeologist, dies

1929-01-19

Liang Qichao, Chinese scholar (b. 1873)

1931-08-31

Marcel Planiol, French private law scholar, dies

1941-01-17

Jose Leite de Vasconcelos, Portuguese scholar (Etnografia), dies at 82

1945-06-07

Nishida Kitaro, scholar/philosopher/Zen practitioner, dies at 74

1953-03-24

Felix M Abel, French dominican/biblical scholar, dies at 74

1953-11-22

Syed Sulaiman Nadvi, Pakistani religious scholar and biographer of Muhammad (b. 1884)

1953-12-10

Abdullah Yusuf Ali, Indian-born scholar and translator (b. 1872)

1955-04-18

Eugen Herrigel, Zen philosopher/scholar, dies in Germany at 70

1961-01-24

Willem J M van Eysinga, people rights scholar, dies at 82

1962-11-29

Rav Aaron Kotler, Orthodox Talmudic scholar, dies in Lakewood NJ

1963-08-27

W E B Du Bois, scholar/founder (NAACP), dies at 95 in Accra Ghana

1963-08-27

Allama Mashriqi, Pakistani scholar and politician (b. 1888)

1964-10-28

Reginald Horace Blyth, Zen teacher/scholar, dies in Japan at 66

1965-06-15

E. A. Speiser, American Bible scholar (b. 1902

1965-12-06

Alberto Vaccari, Italian jesuit/old testament scholar, dies at 90

1966-07-12

D T Suzuki, Zen Buddhism scholar, dies in Tokyo Japan at 96

1968-08-11

Lucien Cerfaux, Belgian biblical scholar, dies

1970-08-22

Vladimir Propp, Russian structuralist scholar (b. 1895)

1973-04-23

Otto Eissfeldt, German old testament scholar, dies at 85

1973-12-18

Allama Rasheed Turabi, Pakistani scholar, orator and philosopher (b. 1908)

1975-02-14

Julian S Huxley, English scholar/dir-gen (UNESCO), dies at 87

1978-01-21

Freda Utley, British scholar and author. (b. 1898)

1982-12-08

Leckie, Suriname scholar, murdered

1984-12-11

Oskar Seidlin, German-born American scholar (b. 1911)

1985-03-23

Peter Charanis, Greek-American scholar and professor (b. 1908)

1988-07-26

Fazlur Rahman Malik, Pakistani scholar (b. 1919)

1990-01-14

Mani Madhava Chakyar, Koodiyattam artist and Sanskrit scholar (b. 1899)

1990-02-27

Nahum Norbert Glatzer, Jewish-American scholar (b. 1903)

1993-12-27

Youssef Sebti, Algerian scholar/poet, murdered at 50

1994-04-14

Salimuzzaman Siddiqui, Pakistani scientist and scholar (b. 1897)

1994-05-29

Harry Levin, literary Scholar, dies at 81

1994-05-30

Jean Gattegno, translator/scholar, dies at 58

1994-07-04

Rupert Davies, methodist scholar, dies at 84

1994-10-30

Nyanaponika, [Siegmund Feniger), German scholar/author, dies at 93

1994-12-30

Lloyd James Austin, french Scholar, dies at 79

1995-01-04

Robert Clifford Latham, pepys Scholar, dies at 82

1995-02-03

John Pinsent, classical scholar, dies at 72

1995-03-03

Gilbert Gadoffre, French scholar, dies at 84

1995-03-10

Alexander Hyatt-King, Mozart scholar, dies at 84

1995-05-30

Philip Owen A Sherrard, scholar theologian poet/translator, dies at 72

1995-07-04

Jacques Berque, Islamic scholar, dies at 85

1995-07-11

John Cruickshank, French scholar, dies at 70

1995-07-30

Charles James Dunn, japanese scholar, dies at 80

1996-03-16

Peter Clemoes, Anglo-Saxon scholar, dies at 76

1996-05-01

Ivo Rudolph Jarosy, film scholar/exhibitor, dies at 74

1996-05-16

Edward McInnes, German scholar, dies at 60

1996-07-06

John Sturdy, scholar, dies at 62

1996-07-12

Andrew Rodger Waterson, scholar Naturalist, dies at 84

1996-09-21

John Stachniewski, scholar/teacher, dies at 42

1996-09-30

Kenneth Muir, english scholar, dies at 89

1996-10-15

Bernard Frank, oriental scholar/writer, dies at 69

1997-01-09

Junaidu ibn Buhari, scholar, dies at 90

1997-09-25

Sayed Mutawli ad Imam scholar/broadcaster-Darsh, dies at 66

1997-12-15

Pananayiotis Taki Vatikiotis, middle east scholar, dies at 69

1997-12-23

Austin Whitaker, schoolmaster classical scholar/archivist, dies at 90

1998-07-16

John Henrik Clarke, American historian and scholar (b. 1915)

1998-10-17

Hakim Mohammed Said, Pakistani scholar and philanthropist

1999-08-10

Padma Bhushan Acharya Baldev Upadhyaya, Eminent Sanskrit Scholar in India (b. 1899)

2000-05-18

Maulana Yousuf Ludhianvi, Muslim scholar

2002-11-08

Jon Elia, Pakistani scholar, poet and philosopher (b. 1931)

2005-01-04

Guy Davenport, American author, artist, and scholar (b. 1927)

2005-05-12

Martin Lings, English Islamic scholar (b. 1909)

2005-08-08

Ahmed Deedat, Islamic scholar (b. 1918)

2005-10-24

Immanuel C.Y. Hsu, scholar of modern Chinese intellectual and diplomatic history (b. 1923)

2006-01-19

Aoun Al-Sharif Qasim, Sudanese writer and Islamic scholar (b. 1933)

2006-02-24

Denis Twitchett, Cambridge scholar, and Chinese historian (b. 1925)

2006-10-24

William Montgomery Watt, Islamic studies scholar, orientalist and historian (b. 1909)

2007-01-02

Robert C. Solomon, American scholar of continental philosophy (b. 1942)

2009-10-13

Stephen Barnett, American legal scholar who opposed the Newspaper Preservation Act of 1970 (b. 1935)

2010-01-03

Mary Daly, American theologian and feminist scholar (b. 1928)

2010-08-18

Benjamin Kaplan, copyright scholar

2010-11-20

Chalmers Johnson, American political scholar and author (b. 1931)

2010-12-18

Jacqueline de Romilly, French philologist and classical scholar (b. 1913)

2011-05-26

Arisen Ahubudu, Sri Lankan scholar, author and playwright (b. 1920)

2011-10-05

Derrick Bell, American legal scholar and civil rights advocate (b. 1930)

2012-12-19

Robert Bork, American legal scholar/jurist, dies from heart disease at 85


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