As per our current Database, Theodore C. Blegen has been died on Jul 18, 1969 (age 78).
When Theodore C. Blegen die, Theodore C. Blegen was 78 years old.
|Popular As||Theodore C. Blegen|
|Age||78 years old|
|Born||July 16, 1891 (Minneapolis, MN)|
Theodore C. Blegen’s zodiac sign is Cancer. According to astrologers, the sign of Cancer belongs to the element of Water, just like Scorpio and Pisces. Guided by emotion and their heart, they could have a hard time blending into the world around them. Being ruled by the Moon, phases of the lunar cycle deepen their internal mysteries and create fleeting emotional patterns that are beyond their control. As children, they don't have enough coping and defensive mechanisms for the outer world, and have to be approached with care and understanding, for that is what they give in return.
Theodore C. Blegen was born in the Year of the Rabbit. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rabbit enjoy being surrounded by family and friends. They’re popular, compassionate, sincere, and they like to avoid conflict and are sometimes seen as pushovers. Rabbits enjoy home and entertaining at home. Compatible with Goat or Pig.
A renowned twentieth-century Historian, he is especially known for his work on the subjects of Minnesota and Norwegian settlements in America. His published works include The Competition of the Northwestern States for Immigrants (1919) and Building Minnesota (1938).
He was the superintendent of the Minnesota Historical Society as well as the managing Editor of the Norwegian-American Historical Association.
The University of Minnesota named its geography department building in Blegen's honor.
He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Norwegian immigrant parents. His older brother, Carl Blegen, was a notable archaeologist.
He and Spalding Gray were both Guggenheim Fellowship recipients.