John James Audubon

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Place: Les Cayes

Born: 1785

Death: 1851

Nationality: Haiti

Biography:

John James Audubon (April 26, 1785 - January 27, 1851) was a French-American ornithologist, naturalist, hunter, and painter. He painted, catalogued, and described the birds of North America in a manner far superior to what had gone before. Born in the French colony of Saint Domingue (now Haiti) and raised in France as a youth, in his embrace of Ame...