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Yuriy Vasilevich KNOROZOV

Yuriy KNOROZOV, USSR Ethnographer; Doctor of History Science since 1955.

Background

  • KNOROZOV, Yuriy was born in 1922.

  • Education

    • 1948 graduated Moscow University.

    Career

    • 1952 discovered principles for deciphering hieroglyphic writing of American Maya Indians and written language of Easter Islands (together with N. A. Butinov).
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    Born 1922
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