SIEGLIN, Wilhelm. Stuttgart 19.4.1855 — Bad Hofgastein, Austria 9.7.1935. German Historian, specialist of Historical Geography. Son of chemist Ernst S. and Mathilde Staub, educated in Stuttgart. From 1873 studies of classics and history at Tübingen, Leipzig, Berlin and Greifswald. Ph.D. 1878 Leipzig. From 1880 Assistant Librarian, 1888 Kustos in Leipzig University Library. From 1898 ao. Professor für Historische Geographie (without habilitation), soon (1899) ord. at Berlin. Retired in 1914 because of health problems, in retirement living in Regensburg and Munich. Married 1888 Gertrud Berner.
Publications: Diss. Die Chronologie der Belagerung von Sagunt. 38 p. Lp. 1878.
Sources: *I. Hantsche, N.D.B. 24, 2010, 357f.; German Wikipedia.
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