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Jane Goodall was born on April 3, 1934 in London, England as Valerie Jane Goodall. She was previously married to Derek Bryceson and Hugo Van Lawick. See full bio »
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 2009 The Natural World (TV Series documentary) (scientific advisor - 1 episode)
 2009 Nature (TV Series documentary) (scientific advisor - 1 episode)
- Born Wild: The First Days of Life (2009) ... (scientific advisor)
 2002 Evolution (TV Series documentary) (advisor - 5 episodes)
- What About God? (2002) ... (advisor)
- The Mind's Big Bang (2002) ... (advisor)
- Why Sex? (2002) ... (advisor)
- The Evolutionary Arms Race (2002) ... (advisor)
- Extinction! (2002) ... (advisor)
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Dr. Jane Goodall | Jane Goodall DBE Ph.D. | Dr. Jane van Lawick-Goodall


5' 5" (1.65 m)

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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 ... See more »


Her first husband was a Dutch Baron and, thus, she was called Baroness van Lawick-Goodall while married to him. See more »


She often wears her hair in a ponytail and has a calm, serene demeanor.

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