Jack Horner

Professor, Academic

1946 –

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Who is Jack Horner?

John R. "Jack" Horner is an American paleontologist who discovered and named Maiasaura, providing the first clear evidence that some dinosaurs cared for their young. He is one of the best-known paleontologists in the United States. In addition to his many paleontological discoveries, Horner served as the technical advisor for all of the Jurassic Park films, and even served as partial inspiration for one of the lead characters, Dr. Alan Grant.

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Born
Jun 15, 1946
Shelby
Also known as
  • John R. Horner
  • Prof. Jack Horner
  • John "Jack" R. Horner
  • John Horner
Spouses
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • University of Montana - Missoula
Lived in
  • Montana
  • Bozeman

Submitted
on July 23, 2013