Francis John Turner New Zealand geologist

Francis John Turner is a 81 years old New Zealand geologist from Auckland. Francis John Turner was born on April 10, 1904 (died on December 21, 1985, he was 81 years old) in Auckland.

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New Zealand
April 10, 1904
Death Date:
December 21, 1985 (age 81)
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s John Turner was a New Zealand geologist. He received his BSc and MSc from the Auckland University College. He worked with the New Zealand Geological Survey and in 1926 he became a geology lecturer in the University of Otago. At Otago he became interested in metamorphism and studied the unexplored metamorphic rocks of South Island on which he earned his PhD in 1934 from the University of New Zealand.
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Is Francis John Turner still alive?

No, he died on 12/21/1985, 37 years ago. He was 81 years old when he died. He died in Berkeley

Awards (4)

Awarded Lyell Medal in 1968 , awarded Hector Medal in 1950 , awarded Roebling Medal in 1984 , awarded John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship ,


He graduated from University Of Auckland

What was Francis's zodiac sign?

Francis John Turner zodiac sign was aries.

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