Featured Destination

March 2020: West Norfolk

Welcome to West Norfolk, a truly special place of unspoilt charm and natural beauty, where tranquillity and relaxation are the order of the day.

Set against ...More
More Uk destinations

Alfred Radcliffe-Brown
- Favourite Briton.

Born in Birmingham, West Midlands
Born on 17th of January 1881
Died on 23rd of October 1955

Born 1881. Died 1955 - English social anthropologist.

Studied at Cambridge. Completed field research in the Andaman Islands (1906-08) and Australia (1910-11). Took post in South Africa before returning to Australia as Chair of Anthropology in Sydney. With Bronislaw Malinowski was a major architect of modern social anthropology.

Links: Biography

More famous Britons here

Contributors: Do you have a site related to Alfred Radcliffe-Brown?
Supply some content for this page and we will gladly add a link to your site. Email here.

4511 views since 5th February 2007

Brit Quote:
I should prefer to have a politician who regularly went to a massage parlour than one who promised a laptop computer for every teacher. - A N Wilson
More Quotes

On this day:
Statute of Rhuddlan - 1284, The Boston Massacre - 1770, BBC starts to broadcast in colour - 1966, Miners Strike Ends - 1985
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages