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Authorised form of nameSpallanzani; Lazzaro (1729 - 1799)
SurnameSpallanzani
ForenamesLazzaro
Dates1729 - 1799
Dates and placesBirth:
Scandiano, Italy (12 January 1729)
Death:
Pavia, Italy (11 February 1799)
ActivityProfession:
Roman Catholic Priest
Research Field:
Natural History
Career:
Professor of Natural History, Pavia University
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
2/06/1768
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Notes:
Some sources give 10/01/1729 as date of birth and 12/02/1799 as date of death.
References:
B Heap, 'From the dust of the Earth? Things come to life: spontaneous generation revisited by Henry Harris' in NR 2003 vol 57 pp 107-108
Royal Society codeNA6912
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1768/15Spallanzani, Lazzaro: certificate of election to the Royal Society
EC/1768/19Spallanzani, Lazzaro: certificate of election to the Royal Society1766
L&P/5/95Letter, 'Thanks for presenting his work to the Royal Society' from Lazzaro Spallanzani to Matthew Maty1769
L&P/5/91Paper, 'Sketch of a work Sopra le riproduzioni animali [Above the animal reproductions]' by Lazzaro Spallanzani1769
MM/18/149Letter from Clifford Dobell to William Bulloch3-4 October 1928
EC/1768/18Spallanzani, Lazzaro: certificate of election to the Royal Society1766
EC/1768/17Spallanzani, Lazzaro: certificate of election to the Royal Society
EC/1768/16Spallanzani, Lazzaro: certificate of election to the Royal Society
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