As per our current Database, Dian Fossey has been died on Dec 27, 1985 (age 53).
When Dian Fossey die, Dian Fossey was 53 years old.
|Popular As||Dian Fossey|
|Age||53 years old|
|Born||January 16, 1932 (San Francisco, CA)|
|Town/City||San Francisco, CA|
Dian Fossey’s zodiac sign is Capricorn. According to astrologers, Capricorn is a sign that represents time and responsibility, and its representatives are traditional and often very serious by nature. These individuals possess an inner state of independence that enables significant progress both in their personal and professional lives. They are masters of self-control and have the ability to lead the way, make solid and realistic plans, and manage many people who work for them at any time. They will learn from their mistakes and get to the top based solely on their experience and expertise.
Dian Fossey was born in the Year of the Monkey. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Monkey thrive on having fun. They’re energetic, upbeat, and good at listening but lack self-control. They like being active and stimulated and enjoy pleasing self before pleasing others. They’re heart-breakers, not good at long-term relationships, morals are weak. Compatible with Rat or Dragon.
American Zoologist who studied gorilla groups in Rwanda and was an advocate against poaching. Her 1983 book, Gorillas in the Mist shed light on the mountain gorillas at Karisoke Research Center.
She received a bachelor's degree in occupational therapy from San Jose State College.
Her murder in 1985 is still unsolved but people believe that she was killed those who viewed her as an impediment to the touristic and financial exploitation of the gorillas.
Her father, George E. Fossey III, was a US Navy Sailor. She was romantically involved with National Geographic Photographer Bob Campbell.
She was friends and colleagues with Jane Goodall.