As per our current Database, Douglas Houghton Campbell has been died on Feb 24, 1953 (age 93).
When Douglas Houghton Campbell die, Douglas Houghton Campbell was 93 years old.
|Popular As||Douglas Houghton Campbell|
|Age||93 years old|
|Born||December 19, 1859 (Detroit, MI)|
Douglas Houghton Campbell’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius is curious and energetic, it is one of the biggest travelers among all zodiac signs. Their open mind and philosophical view motivates them to wander around the world in search of the meaning of life. Sagittarius is extrovert, optimistic and enthusiastic, and likes changes. Sagittarius-born are able to transform their thoughts into concrete actions and they will do anything to achieve their goals.
Douglas Houghton Campbell was born in the Year of the Goat. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Goat enjoy being alone in their thoughts. They’re creative, thinkers, wanderers, unorganized, high-strung and insecure, and can be anxiety-ridden. They need lots of love, support and reassurance. Appearance is important too. Compatible with Pig or Rabbit.
Botany professor who was one of the first 15 founding professors of Stanford University. His 1895 book The Structure and Development of Mosses and Ferns is the authoritative work on the subject.
He studied botany at the University of Michigan, and completed his Ph.D. in German, integrating into his research the latest techniques developed by Zoologists.
His best known works were textbooks that were in widespread use for decades after publication, completed when he was the head of the Botany department at the newly-formed Stanford University.
He was born in Detroit, Michigan, his father J. V. Campbell a member of the State Supreme Court of Michigan.
Joseph Bergen, his contemporary, also contributed a lot to the development of botany.