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Jane Goodall (I)

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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Jane's Journey
Jane's Journey Herself
Jane Goodall's Wild Chimpanzees
Jane Goodall's Wild Chimpanzees Herself / Narrator
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Racing Extinction Herself (Jane Goodall Institute)
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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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Alternate Names:

Dr. Jane Goodall | Jane Goodall DBE Ph.D. | Dr. Jane van Lawick-Goodall


5' 5" (1.65 m)

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I fell in love with Tarzan and I was very jealous of that wretched, wimpy Jane of his. See more »


Goodall was at the Save the Chimps sanctuary in Florida on April 30, 2009, when astronauts Scott Carpenter and Robert L. Crippen visited to pay tribute to the chimps who paved the way for the United States' successful missions into space and to acknowledge the chimps' contributions to the space program. Save the Chimps was established in 1997 in response to the U.S. Air Force's announcement that ... See more »


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

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