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  • UHLE, Heinrich

    UHLE, Heinrich. 1842 — 19??. German Indologist. Schoolteacher in Dresden. Studies at Leipzig, i.al. Indology under Brockhaus. Ph.D. Taught at Gymnasium ...

  • UHLENBECK, Christianus Cornelius

    UHLENBECK, Christianus Cornelius. Voorburg 18.10.1866 — Lugano, Switzerland 12.8.1951 (or 1959?). Dutch Linguist and IE Scholar. Professor in Leiden. Studied Dutch ...

  • UHLIG, Helmut

    UHLIG, Helmut. Chemnitz 18.5.1922 — Berlin 24.2.1997. German Teacher and Author interested in Buddhist Studies. Studies of philosophy, art history and literature at ...

  • UHLIK, Rade

    UHLIK, Rade. Sarajevo 1.2.1899 — Sarajevo 12.6.1991. Yugoslavian Linguist and Gipsy Scholar. Studied Germanistics at Belgrad. Later custos in Bosnia-Hercegovina Museum in Sarajevo.

  • UHTOMSKIJ, Esper Esperovič,

    UHTOMSKIJ, Esper Esperovič, Prince. Oranienbaum (now Lomonosov) 26.8.1861 — Detskoe Selo 26.11.1921. Russian Scholar, Collector, Traveller, Political Thinker, Entrepreneur and Publisher. Son of ...

  • UJFALVY DE MEZŐ-KÖVESD, Charles-Eugène (Mezőkövesdi Ujfalvy Károly Jenő)

    UJFALVY DE MEZŐ-KÖVESD, Charles-Eugène (Mezőkövesdi Ujfalvy Károly Jenő). Vienna 18.5.1842 — Florence 31.1.1904. Hungarian Traveller and Anthropologist of Central ...

  • UNKRIG, Wilhelm Alexander

    UNKRIG, Wilhelm Alexander. Köslin, Pomerania (now Koszalin in Poland) 1883 — Traisa near Darmstadt 24.6.1965. German Mongolian and Lamaist Scholar. From 1908 he was ...

  • UPHAM, Edward

    UPHAM, Edward. Exeter 1776 — Bath 25.8.1834. British Bookdealer and Orientalist. Born in Exeter, where his father Charles U. was later the mayor ...

  • URAY, Géza

    URAY, Géza. Budapest 16.8.1921 — 17.7.1991. Hungarian Tibetan Scholar. Professor in Budapest. Reluctantly following his father’s wish he enrolled the Military ...


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  • VALLAURI, Mario

    VALLAURI, Mario. Viareggio (Lucca) 31.7.1887 — Dronero (Cuneo) 19.9.1964. Italian Indologist. Professor in Turin. Born in an old Piemontese family, studied ...

  • VALTONEN, Pertti

    VALTONEN, Pertti. 1933 — 1999. Finnish Gipsy Scholar. Studies of Indology, etc. at Helsinki. M.A. ...

  • VALVANNE, Hugo

    VALVANNE, Hugo (until 1906 H. Wegelius). Pietarsaari 18.7.1894 — Funen, Denmark 25.7.1961. Finnish Student ...

  • VAMBÉRY, Arminiusz (Hermann)

    VAMBÉRY, Arminiusz (Ármin, Hermann, orig. Hermann Wamberger).VANDEN BERGHE, Louis. Oostnieuwkerke, West Flanders 24.12.1923 — Ghent 17.9.1993. Belgian Archaeologist and Iranian ...

  • VANÍČEK, Alois

    VANÍČEK, Alois. Prague 21.6.1825 — Prague 9.5.1883. Czechoslovakian IE Scholar. Studies at Prague, under ...

  • VANSITTART, Henry

    VANSITTART, Henry. Bloomsbury, Middlesex 3.6.1732 — on sea 1770. British Civil Servant in India. ...

  • VARENNE, Jean

    VARENNE, Jean. Marseille 12.6.1926 — Paris 12.7.1997. French Indologist. Professor in Aix-en-Provence. ...

  • VARTHEMA, Ludovico di

    VARTHEMA, Ludovico di. Bologna 1470? — 1517?. Italian Traveller in India in the beginning ...

  • VASCONCELOS (DE) ABREU, Guilherme Augusto (de)

    VASCONCELOS (DE) ABREU, Guilherme Augusto (de). Coimbra 20.5.1842 — 1.2. 1906/07. Portuguese ...

  • VASIL’EV, Aleksej Ivanovič

    VASIL’EV, Aleksej Ivanovič. St.Petersburg 1903 — 6.11.1936. VASIL’EV, Vasilij Pavlovič (Wassilieff)

    VASIL’EV, Vasilij Pavlovič (Wassilieff). Nižni-Novgorod 20.2.1818 — 27.4.1900. Russian Sinologist and Buddhist ...

  • VASSALINI, Ida

    VASSALINI, Ida. Verona 1891 — Milano 21.12.1953. Italian Poet and Translator. Daughter of Bartolomeo V. ...

  • VÄTH, Alfons

    VÄTH, Alfons. Werbachhausen 1874 — Bonn 12.5.1937. S.J. German Missionary and Indian Historian. Working in Bombay in 1899-1903 and from 1910 he ...

  • VAUGHAN, John Luther

    VAUGHAN, John Luther. Leicester St. Martin 6.3.1820 — Tunbridge, Kent 2.1.1911. Sir. British Colonial ...

  • VAUX, William Sandys Wright

    VAUX, William Sandys Wright. Oxford 28.2.1818 — London 21.6.1885. British Numismatician and Antiquarian. Son of Rev. William Vaux, a ...

  • VELJAČIĆ, Čedomil (Ñāṇajīvaka)

    VELJAČIĆ, Čedomil (Ñāṇajīvaka). Zagreb 18.6.1915 — California 28.12.1997. Croatian Classical Scholar, Philosopher, ...

  • VENDRYES, Joseph (Jean-Baptiste-Marie)

    VENDRYES, Joseph (Jean-Baptiste-Marie). Paris 13.1.1875 — Paris 30.1.1960. French IE, Celtic and General Linguist. ...

  • VENIERE, Alessandro

    VENIERE, Alessandro. 18?? — 19??. Italian.

    VENIS, Arthur (Venis-Lazarus?). 185? — 5.6.1918. British (Scots) Educator and Indologist in ...

  • VENTURA, Giovanni

    VENTURA, Giovanni (Jean-Baptiste V., originally Rubino ben Torah). Finale near Modena 25.5.1794 — Lardenne ...

  • VERNER, Karl

    VERNER, Karl Adolph. Aarhus 7.3.1846 — Copenhagen 5.11.1896. Danish Linguist and Phonetician. Professor in ...

  • VÉRTESSY, Desző

    VÉRTESY, Desző. Pásztó 24.6.1881 — Budapest 12.7.1917. Hungarian Greek and Sanskrit Philologist. Studies at ...

  • VEYSSIÈRE DE LACROZE, Mathurin (de La Croze)

    VEYSSIÈRE DE LACROZE, Mathurin (de La Croze). Nantes 4.12.1661 — Berlin 21.5.1739. French Orientalist ...

  • VEZDIN, Philip

    VEZDIN, Philip —> PAULINUS A SANCTO BARTHOLOMAEO.

  • VIENNOT, Odette

    VIENNOT, Odette. 23.1.1910 — 18.11.1992. French Indologist and Art Historian. Born in ...

  • VIGNE, Godfrey Thomas

    VIGNE, Godfrey Thomas. Walthamstown, Essex 1.9.1801 — 12.7.1863. British Traveller in India and America. ...

  • VILLE, Frans de

    VILLE, Frans de. 1??? — 19??. Belgian Schoolteacher interested in Indology. Perhaps the same ...

  • VINCENZI, Carlo

    VINCENZI, Carlo. 18?? — 19??. Italian interested in Sanskrit.

    VINSON, Elie Honoré JulienVIRCHOW, Rudolf

    VIRCHOW, Rudolf. Schivelbein (now Świdwin in Poland) 13.10.1821 — Berlin 5.9.1902. German Anatomist and ...

  • VIVIEN DE SAINT-MARTIN, Louis

    VIVIEN DE SAINT-MARTIN, Louis. Saint-Martin-de-Fontenay, Calvados 22.5.1802 — Paris 3.1.1897. French Scholar of Historical ...

  • VIZEL’, Oskar Èmil’evič.

    VIZEL’, Oskar Èmil’evič. St.Petersburg 1895 — 19??. VLIET, Joannes van der

    VLIET, Joannes van der. Reeuwijk 24.4.1847 — Utrecht 17.7.1902. Dutch Classical Scholar ...

  • VODSKOV, Hans Sofus

    VODSKOV, Hans Sofus. Bornholm 16.9.1846 — Copenhagen 16.3.1910. Danish Scholar of Comparative Religion. Participated ...

  • VOGEL, Jean-Philippe

    VOGEL, Jean-Philippe. ’s-Gravenhage 9.1.1871 — Oegstgeest 10.4. 1958. Dutch Indologist, Specialist of ...

  • VOGT, Hans Kamstrup

    VOGT, Hans Kamstrup. Fredrikstad, Norway 1.6.1903 — Oslo 25.9.1986. Norwegian Linguist. Professor in Oslo. ...

  • VOIGT, Wolfgang

    VOIGT, Wolfgang. Friedenau/Berlin 17.7.1911 — Berlin 30.8.1982. German Indologist. Editor of the ...

  • VOLCK, Johann Christoph Wilhelm

    VOLCK, Johann Christoph Wilhelm. Nürnberg 18.11.1835 — Rostock 29.5.1904. German Oriental Scholar in Estonia. ...

  • VOLKOVA, Oktjabrina Fedorovna

    VOLKOVA, Oktjabrina Fedorovna. Leningrad 23.1.1926 — 22.10.1988. Russian Indologist, specialist of Buddhist ...

  • VOLNEY DE CHASSEBOEUF (BOISGIRAIS), Constantin-François, comte de

    VOLNEY DE CHASSEBOEUF (BOISGIRAIS), Constantin-FrançoisVORETZSCH, Ernst Arthur. Lucka, Thüringen 13.8.1868 — Colmberg 18.5.1965. German Diplomat and Historian of ...

  • VOROB’EV-DESJATOVSKIJ, Vladimir Svjatoslavovič

    VOROB’EV-DESJATOVSKIJ, Vladimir Svjatoslavovič. Moscow 3.10. 1927 — 2.7.1956. Russian Indologist. Son of ...

  • VOSS, Erich von

    VOSS, Erich von. Fellin (Viljandi, Estonia) 29.11.(11.12.)1880 — Viechtach (Bavaria) 15.12.1917. Baltic German Student ...

  • VOSTRIKOV, Andrej Ivanovič

    VOSTRIKOV, Andrej Ivanovič. Agarevka (Ogarevka) village in Atkarskij uezd, Saratov gub. 10.(23.)10.1902 ...

  • VOTÝPKA, Bedřich

    VOTÝPKA, Bedřich. Neveklov 28.2.1865 — Mirotice u Písku 28.6.1940. Czech Teacher interested in Indology. ...

  • VREESE, Koenrad Stanislaus Jan Marie de

    VREESE, Koenrad Stanislaus Jan Marie deVRIES, Johann Dietrich Ludwig de. Gennep 18.4.1894 — 19??. Dutch Indologist. Son ...

  • VULLERS, Johann August

    VULLERS, Johann August. Bonn 23.10.1803 — Bonn 21.1.1880. German Oriental (Arabic and ...

  • VYHNIS, Čeněk (Vincenz)

    VYHNIS, Čeněk (Vincenz). Kostelec nad Labem 8.10.1842 — Prague 23.3.1897. Czech Schoolteacher interested in ...