John Lubbock

John Lubbock

Born: April 30, 1834

Died: May 28, 1913

Nationality: British

Occupation: Statesman

Biography: The Right Honourable John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury, known as Sir John Lubbock, 4th Baronet from 1865 until 1900, was a banker, Liberal politician, philanthropist, scientist and polymath.

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Source/Notes: The Pleasures of Life, vol. 1 (1887), ch. II: The Happiness of Duty