Charles Lyell

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Sir Charles Lyell, Bt
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Born 14 November 1797 (1797-11-14)
Kinnordy, Angus, Scotland
Died 22 Februar 1875(1875-02-22) (aged 77)
Harley Street, Lunnon, Ingland
Naitionality Breetish
Fields Geology
Institutions King's College London
Alma mater Exeter College, Oxford
Kent for Uniformitarianism
Influences James Hutton an John Playfair; Jean-Baptiste Lamarck; William Buckland
Influenced Charles Darwin, Alfred Russel Wallace, Thomas Henry Huxley, Roderick Impey Murchison
Notable awairds Royal Medal (1834)
Copley Medal (1858)
Wollaston Medal (1866)

Sir Charles Lyell, 1st Baronet, FRS (14 November 1797 – 22 Februar 1875) wis a Breetish lawyer an the foremaist geologist o his day.