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Bertalanffy, Ludwig von

Born: 1901 AD
Died: 1972 AD

Canadian (Austrian-born) biologist

1901 – Born on the 19th of September in Vienna, Austria.

1926 – Finished his PhD thesis about physicist and philosopher Gustav Theodor Fechner.

1934-1948 – Professor at the University of Vienna.

1948-1949 – Served as Professor in University of London.

1949 – Professor in University of Montreal.

1950-1954 – Worked in University of Ottawa as Professor.

1955-1958 – Became Professor in University of Southern California.

1958-1960 – Professor in The Menninger Foundation.

1961-1968 – Served as Professor University of Alberta.

1969-1972 – Professor State University of New York at Buffalo.

1964 – Published The individual growth model is widely used in biological models and exists in a number of


1972 – Carl Ludwig von Bertalanffy died on 12th of June in New York, USA.