Havelock Ellis

Havelock Ellis

Born: February 2, 1859

Died: July 8, 1939

Nationality: British

Occupation: Psychologist

Biography: Henry Havelock Ellis, known as Havelock Ellis, was a British physician and psychologist, writer, and social reformer who studied human sexuality. He was co-author of the first medical textbook in English on homosexuality in 1897, and also published works on a variety of sexual practices and inclinations, including transgender psychology.

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Source/Notes: As quoted in: Littell's Living Age, Volume 302, E. Littell & Company, 1919, p. 222, "Leonardo da Vinci by Havelock Ellis"

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