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Authorised form of nameQuetelet; Lambert Adolphe Jacques (1796 - 1874)
Other forms of nameQuetelet, Lambert-Adolphe-Jacques
SurnameQuetelet
ForenamesLambert Adolphe Jacques
Dates1796 - 1874
NationalityBelgian
Dates and placesBirth:
Ghent, Belgium (22 February 1796)
Death:
Brussels, Belgium (17 February 1874)
ActivityResearch Field:
Statistics
Royal Society activityMembership:
Foreign Member
Election Date:
30/05/1839
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Authority:
Altname from certidicate
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1874-1875 vol 23 pp xi-xvii
Notes:
Certificate: ink blot on list of proposers
References:
D Carr Agnew, 'Robert Fitzroy and the myth of 'Marsden Square': Transatlantic rivalries in early marine meteorology' in NR 2004 vol 58 pp 21-46
Royal Society codeNA2866
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
M/199Quetelet, Lambert Adolphe Jacques
MM/17/4Letter from LAJ Quetelet, Brussels, to William Parsons, 3rd Earl RosseJuly 1854
IM/003712Quetelet, Lambert Adolophe Jacquesnd
IM/003711Quetelet, Lambert Adolophe Jacquesnd
MS/426/104Copy letter from [Charles Richard Weld] the Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Mons [Lambert Adolphe Jacques] Quetelet; Bruxelles [Brussels, Belgium]7 November 1844
MS/426/113Copy letter from [Charles Richard Weld] the Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Mons [Lambert Adolphe Jacques] Quetelet, Academie Royale des Sciences, Bruxelles [Brussels, Belgium]18 December 1844
MS/426/183Copy letter from Edward Sabine, Foreign Secretary fo the Royal Society; to Mons. [Lambert Adolphe Jacques] Quetelet, Bruxelles [Brussels, Belgium]16 January 1846
EC/1839/30Quetelet, Lambert Adolphe Jacques: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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