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Patrick Geddes
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Born in Ballater, Grampian
Born on 3rd of October 1854
Died in 1932

Born 1854. Died 1932 - Biologist, sociologist and town planner.

Educated at University College London. Wrote The Evolution of Sex (1889), City Development (1904) and Cities in Evolution (1915). Introduced the terms “megalopolis” and “kakatopia”.

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