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2 Interviews |
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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 ...
Her first husband was a Dutch Baron and, thus, she was called Baroness van Lawick-Goodall while married to him.
She often wears her hair in a ponytail and has a calm, serene demeanor.