Full name: Theodosius Grygorovych Dobzhansky. Emigrated to the USA in 1927. Prominent geneticist and evolutionary biologist, one of the central figures in modern evolutionary synthesis; his major work concerning the latter is "Genetics and the Origin of Species", published in 1937. Recipient of the National Medal of Science in 1964 and the Franklin Medal in 1973.
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