Inge Lehmann

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Birth Name: Inge Lehmann

Occupation: Geologist

Place Of Birth: Copenhagen

Date Of Birth: May 13, 1888

Date Of Death: February 21, 1993

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Danish

Inge Lehmann was born on the 13th of May, 1888. She was famous for being a Geologist. In the mid 1930s, this geophysics and seismology expert made the groundbreaking discovery that our planet’s outer core is molten and its inner core solid.

Inge Lehmann was born in Copenhagen. She was a mathematics student at both Cambridge University and the University of Copenhagen. After graduating, she became head of the Geodetical Institute of Denmark’s seismology unit. Her numerous honors include the 1971 William Bowie Medal, the 1960 Gordon Wood Award, and the 1977 Medal of the Seismological Society of America.

Inge Lehmann was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Inge Lehmann was born in 1880s.

Inge Lehmann is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Inge’s Inge Lehmann attended Mathematics, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, Mathematics, University of Cambridge, England.


Inge Lehmann’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Inge Lehmann’s parents.

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Inge Lehmann was born in the Year of the Rat.

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Zodiac Sign: Inge Lehmann was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Inge Lehmann was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Inge Lehmann had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Inge Lehmann’s birth sign is Taurus and she had a ruling planet of Venus.

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