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Georg G. Iggers

Born: 1926
Death: 2017

Georg Iggers was born on December 7, 1926 in Hamburg Germany, and fled with his family to the United States in 1938. He earned a bachelor's degree in Romance languages at the age of 17 from the University or Richmond, and received a master's degree in Germanics from the University of Chicago in 1945. Iggers came to UB in 1965 as a professor of European intellectual history, then became a distinguished professor in 1977. Iggers retired in 1997, but continued to teach a graduate seminar every fall until 2007. He died on November 26, 2017. 


Affiliation(s): History
Record Group(s): 22
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