Harry Johnston

Botanist, Author

1858 – 1927

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Who was Harry Johnston?

Sir Henry "Harry" Hamilton Johnston, GCMG, KCB, was a British explorer, botanist, linguist and colonial administrator, one of the key players in the "Scramble for Africa" that occurred at the end of the 19th century.

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Born
Jun 12, 1858
Kennington Park
Also known as
  • Harry Hamilton Johnston
Nationality
  • England
Profession
Education
  • King's College London
  • Stockwell Grammar School
  • Royal Academy
Died
Aug 31, 1927
Nottinghamshire

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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