BirthdaySeptember 10, 1937
BirthplaceBoston, USA

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  1. About Jared Diamond

    Full name: Jared Diamond
    Also known as: Jared Mason Diamond, Jared Diamond, Diamond, Jared Mason
    Education: Harvard University
    Professions: American scientist, nonfiction author
    Residence: United States

  2. Jared Diamond Biography

    Jared Mason Diamond (born September 10, 1937) is an American scientist and author best known for his popular science books The Third Chimpanzee (1991), Guns, Germs, and Steel (1997, awarded a Pulitzer Prize), Collapse (2005) and The World Until Yesterday (2012). Originally trained in physiology, Diamond's work is known for drawing from a variety of fields, including anthropology, ecology, geography, and evolutionary biology. As of 2013, he is Professor of Geography at the University of California, Los Angeles. He has been described as "America’s best-known geographer".Diamond is married to Marie Cohen, granddaughter of Polish politician Edward Werner. They have twin sons, born in 1987.

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