Geographers

Richard Chorley

Richard Chorley

4 September 1927 - 12 May 2002

Geographers

Stepan Krasheninnikov

Stepan Krasheninnikov

November 11, 1711 - March 8, 1755

Geographers

Hedy d'Ancona

Hedy d'Ancona

October 1, 1937 -

Dutch geographer, sociologist and politician

Al-Muqaddasi

Al-Muqaddasi

c. 945 - 1000

Geographer, author

Alexander Maconochie (penal reformer)

Alexander Maconochie (penal reformer)

11 February 1787 - 25 October 1860

Geographers

Edward William Brayley

Edward William Brayley

1801 - 1 February 1870

Geographers

Milton Santos

Milton Santos

May 3, 1926 - June 24, 2001

Brazilian geographer

Torsten Hägerstrand

Torsten Hägerstrand

October 11, 1916 - May 4, 2004

Swedish geographer, inventor of time geography

Peter Hall (urbanist)

Peter Hall (urbanist)

19 March 1932 -

Geographers

Nicolae Milescu

Nicolae Milescu

1636 - 1708

Russian diplomat

Ferdinand von Richthofen

Ferdinand von Richthofen

5 May 1833 - 6 October 1905

Geographers

Arnaud-Michel d'Abbadie

Arnaud-Michel d'Abbadie

24 July 1815 - 8 November 1893

Geographer

John Cramer (priest)

John Cramer (priest)

1793 - 24 August 1848

Geographers

David Harvey

David Harvey

31 October 1935 -

Geographers

Jovan Cvijić

Jovan Cvijić

October 11, 1865 - January 16, 1927

Geographers

Edgar Towner

Edgar Towner

19 April 1890 - 18 August 1972

Australian Victoria Cross recipient

Hans Jenny (pedologist)

Hans Jenny (pedologist)

7 February 1899 - 9 January 1992

Swiss pedologist (soil study)

Karl Mauch

Karl Mauch

May 7, 1837 - April 4, 1875

Geographers

Arnold Henry Guyot

Arnold Henry Guyot

September 28, 1807 - February 8, 1884

Geographers

Élisée Reclus

Élisée Reclus

15 March 1830 - 4 July 1905

French geographer and anarchist

Yaqut al-Hamawi

Yaqut al-Hamawi

1179 - 1229

Geographers

Nikolay Przhevalsky

Nikolay Przhevalsky

1839 - 1888

Geographers

Joseph Nicollet

Joseph Nicollet

July 24, 1786 - September 11, 1843

French geographer

Muhammad al-Idrisi

Muhammad al-Idrisi

1100 -

Medieval Arab geographer

James Croll

James Croll

2 January 1821 - 15 December 1890

Geographers

Ellsworth Huntington

Ellsworth Huntington

September 16, 1876 - October 17, 1947

Geographers

William Morris Davis

William Morris Davis

February 12, 1850 - February 5, 1934

American geographer, geologist, and meteorologist, often called the "father of American geography"

George Everest

George Everest

4 July 1790 - 1 December 1866

Welsh surveyor, geographer and Surveyor-General of India

Peter Kropotkin

Peter Kropotkin

21 December 1842 - 8 February 1921

Anarchist, naturalist

Francis Galton

Francis Galton

16 February 1822 - 17 January 1911

English Anthropologist and polymath

Erich von Drygalski

Erich von Drygalski

9 February 1865 - 19 August 1949

German geographer

Ptolemy

Ptolemy

circa 90 - circa 168

geographer, astronomer and astrologer

Pytheas

Pytheas

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Geographers


Living octopus

Living octopus

In countries which are located near sea coasts, sea food is an important part of national cuisine