John Fraser

John Fraser

John Fraser ( * 1750 – 26 de abril 1811, Chelsea) fue un empresario, y botánico escocés, aborigen de Tomnacross, Aird, Inverness, Escocia. Se mudó a Londres, donde comenzó a trabajar como un trapero, con lino entre otros, pero luego, con su hijo, comenzaron a realizar recolecciones botánicas, enviándolas a viveros de Londres, y a otros clientes, incluyendo al zar de Rusia, Chelsea Physic Garden, William Aiton (jefe jardinero de Kew Gardens), y de Sir James Edward Smith. Viajó extensamente, recolectando en la isla de Terranova y en las Apalaches, en Norteamérica. Durante ese período, conoció al eminente botánico Thomas Walter (1740 – 1789), y se hizo amigo de él.

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  • Fecha de nacimiento: 1931-03-18
  • Lugar de nacimiento: Glasgow, Scotland

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. John Fraser (born 18 March 1931, Glasgow, Scotland) is a BAFTA-nominated Scottish-born actor of cinema, television and theatre. One of his earliest roles was as Inigo Jollifant in the second film version of J.B. Priestley's The Good Companions. He went on to have starring roles in films such as El Cid, The Trials of Oscar Wilde (playing Lord Alfred Douglas), and Roman Polanski's Repulsion. He is familiar on television, with guest roles in series including Danger Man (1964), Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased) (1969), Columbo (1972), Doctor Who (1981) and The Bill (1995). In 2004, he published his autobiography, Close Up, in which he wrote frankly about his gay life and friendships with well known actors. Description above from the Wikipedia article John Fraser, licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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