(TV Series documentary) (scientific advisor - 1 episode)
(TV Series documentary) (advisor - 5 episodes)
2 Print Biographies |
2 Interviews |
1 Article |
1 Pictorial |
Dr. Jane Goodall | Jane Goodall DBE Ph.D. | Dr. Jane van Lawick-Goodall
5' 5" (1.65 m)
Did You Know?
On 3lst January 1961, during my first year studying the chimpanzees of Gombe in Tanzania, a young chimpanzee named Ham hurtled into space and back in a Mercury capsule, paving the way for US astronauts to make similar journeys. Today, 48 years later, I would like to thank the astronauts, Robert Crippen (Robert L. Crippen
) and Scott Carpenter
, for honoring these chimpanzees and recognizing the ...
She was awarded Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire in the 2003 Queen's Birthday Honours List for her services to the environment and conservation.
She often wears her hair in a ponytail and has a calm, serene demeanor.