|Birth Day||March 6, 1904|
|Age||116 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Jul 3, 1999 (age 95)|
British ornithologist and author whose published works include Check List of the Birds of South Africa and The Red Book: Wildlife in Danger.
He worked in the 1920s as a collector of bird-related artifacts for London's world-famous British Museum.
He earned the World Wildlife Fund's Gold Medal for his conservation work on behalf of the International Council for Bird Preservation.
He and renowned naturalist John James Audubon both studied birds.