Magnus Von

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Magnus Von Behm
... Magnus von Behm was the chief commander of Kamchatka in Russia from 1773 to 1779 ... His wife was Eva von Borning ... Persondata Name Behm, Magnus von Alternative names Short description Date of birth 1727 Place of birth Date of death 1806 Place of death ...
Magnus Von Wright
... Magnus von Wright (June 13, 1805, Kuopio – July 5, 1868, Helsinki) was a Finnish painter and ornithologist ... Born into a wealthy family in Kuopio, von Wright went to school in Turku and afterwards studied art in Stockholm under C ... Swedish birds, in which he was aided by his younger brother, Wilhelm von Wright ...

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