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Authorised form of nameValvasor; Johann Weikhard (1641 - 1693); Freiherr von
Other forms of nameJohann Weichard
Other forms of surnameValvasour
Dates1641 - 1693
NationalityAustrian
Place of birthLaibach, Austria
Date of birth20 May 1641
Place of deathGurkfeld
Date of death19 September 1693
Dates and placesBaptism:
28 May 1641
OccupationSoldier
ActivityEducation:
Jesuit Grammar School in Laibach
Career:
Took part in the Turkish campaign (1663-1664); travelled in France, Italy and Africa; collected books, prints, coins and instruments; started up a copper engraving studio (1678); fought against the Turks (1685)
Membership categoryFellow
Date of election14/12/1687
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DBE
Royal Society codeNA4522
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
NLB/7/958Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Herrn P v Radics, Laibach, Krain, Austria2 June 1893
NLB/7/715Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Herrn Schriftstellar P v Radics, Laibach, Krain, Austria 13 April 1893
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