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Who is James Smithson? Biography, gossip, facts?



James Smithson FRS M.A. (ca. 1765 - 27 June 1829) was a British chemist and mineralogist. He was the founding donor of the Smithsonian Institution. Smithson was the illegitimate child of the 1st Duke of Northumberland and was born James Lewis Macie in secret in Paris. Eventually he was naturalized in England and he attended college studying chemistry and mineralogy. At age twenty-two he changed his name to James Smithson his father's surname.

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Is James Smithson still alive? Are there any death rumors?


Unfortunately no, James Smithson is not alive anymore. The death rumors are true.

How old was James Smithson when he/she died?


James Smithson was 188 years old when he/she died.

Are there any books, DVDs or other memorabilia of James Smithson? Is there a James Smithson action figure?


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When did James Smithson die? How long ago was that?


James Smithson died on the 27th of June 1829, which was a Saturday. The tragic death occurred 188 years ago.

Was James Smithson gay or straight?


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Which university did James Smithson attend?


James Smithson attended Pembroke College Oxford for academic studies.

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Who are similar scientists to James Smithson?


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What is James Smithson doing now?


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Did James Smithson do drugs? Did James Smithson smoke cigarettes or weed?


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What is James Smithson's net worth in 2017? How much does James Smithson earn?


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