|Name:||George Gaylord Simpson|
|Birth Day:||June 16, 1902|
|Death Date:||Oct 6, 1984 (age 82)|
|Birth Place:||Chicago, United States|
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As per our current Database, George Gaylord Simpson died on Oct 6, 1984 (age 82).
He began his career publishing academic papers about fossils and their taxonomy.
In 1943 Simpson was awarded the Mary Clark Thompson Medal from the National Academy of Sciences. For his work, Tempo and mode in evolution, he was awarded the Academy's Daniel Giraud Elliot Medal in 1944. He was awarded the Linnean Society of London's prestigious Darwin-Wallace Medal in 1958. Simpson also received the Royal Society's Darwin Medal 'In recognition of his distinguished contributions to general evolutionary theory, based on a profound study of palaeontology, particularly of vertebrates,' in 1962. In 1966, Simpson received the Golden Plate Award of the American Academy of Achievement.
George was born in Chicago.
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