Heinrich Schliemann

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Heinrich Schliemann
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Born 6 Januar 1822(1822-01-06)
Neubukow, Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Died 26 December 1890(1890-12-26) (aged 68)
Naples, Italy
Naitionality German
Scientific career
Fields Airchaeology
Influenced Arthur Evans
V. Gordon Childe

Heinrich Schliemann (German: [ˈʃliːman]; 6 Januar 1822 – 26 December 1890) wis a German businessman an a pioneer in the field o airchaeology. He wis an advocate o the historicity o places mentioned in the wirks o Homer an airchaeological excavator o Hissarlik, nou presumed tae be the steid o Troy, alang wi the Mycenaean steids Mycenae an Tiryns.