Jay Gould vs Richard Dawkins

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Businessman
Evolutionary Biologist
$71 Billion
Net worth 2018
$135 Million
Business People
Industry
Scientists
Roxbury, New York
Residence
Nairobi
United States
Country
British
27/05/1836
BirthDay
26/03/1941
December 2, 1892
Died On
Height
1.78 m
Education
Balliol College, Oxford, Oundle School
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1892

Jay Gould died from tuberculosis on December 2, 1892 in New York

1863

In 1863, Gould married Helen Day Miller and remained together till her death in 1889

1856

Concurrently, he also started writing and in 1856, published ‘A History of Delaware County and the Border Wars of New York’

1854

From 1854 to 1856, over a period of three years, Gould surveyed Ulster, Albany and Delaware counties of the New York State and created the maps of that region

1853

By 1853, Jay Gould was offered half interest in the blacksmith shop he had been working in

1836

Jay Gould was born on May 27, 1836 in Roxbury, a village located in the Delaware County, New York

2006

He founded the Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science (RDFRS or RDF) in 2006

2003

|He also regularly comments in newspapers and weblogs on contemporary political questions and a collection of his selected essays and other writings on varied subjects including pseudoscience, genetic determinism, memetics, terrorism, religion and creationism was published as ‘A Devil's Chaplain’ in 2003

1995

He was appointed Simonyi Professor for the Public Understanding of Science at Oxford in 1995—a position that had been endowed by Charles Simonyi with the specific request that Richard Dawkins be its first holder

1992

He tied the knot for the third time with Lalla Ward in 1992

1990

In 1990 he assumed the post of a reader in zoology at the University of Oxford

1982

In 1982 he released his book ‘The Extended Phenotype’ in which he describes the biological concept of the same name

1976

A few years later he published his book, ‘The Selfish Gene’ (1976), a book on evolution which builds upon the principal theory of George C

1970

He became a lecturer at the University of Oxford in 1970

1967

He was appointed as an assistant professor of zoology at the University of California, Berkeley in 1967 and held this position till 1969

1962

After that he went to Balliol College, Oxford where he studied zoology and graduated in 1962

1954

He went to Oundle School in Northamptonshire from 1954 to 1959

1949

The family went to England in 1949 when Dawkins was eight

1941

He was born on 26 March 1941 in Nairobi, Kenya as the son of Jean Mary Vyvyan and Clinton John Dawkins