Sir James George Frazer entry: Overview screen.
1 January 1854
James George Frazer, a founder of modern anthropology, was born in Glasgow
, where he also had his early education.
By 2 August 1890
The first of twelve volumes of James George Frazer's anthropological study The Golden Bough
was published; the last appeared in 1915. Aftermath, a Supplement
was issued in 1936.
7 May 1941
SJGF, British anthropologist, died in Cambridge
after about ten years of blindness, during which he had continued to work.