peoplepill id: hans-helbaek
1 views today
1 views this week
Hans Helbæk

Hans Helbæk

Danish archaeologist
Hans Helbæk
The basics

Quick Facts

Intro Danish archaeologist
Was Archaeologist
From Denmark
Type Social science
Gender male
Birth 8 April 1907, Roskilde, Denmark
Death 10 February 1981, Kagerup, Denmark (aged 73 years)
Star sign Aries
The details


Hans Peter Helbæk (8 April 1907, Roskilde – 10 February 1981, Kagerup) was a Danish archaeologist and palaeobotanist. He studied the plant remains from James Mellaart's excavations at Çatalhöyük and the last meal of the Grauballe Man.

Helbæk married twice. First to Helga Ørskov Hansen and then, in 1964, to British archaeologist Diana Kirkbride.

Selected bibliography

  • Jessen, Knud and Helbæk, Hans (1944), Cereals in Great Britain and Ireland in prehistoric and early historic times. Biologiske Skrifter, Det Kgl. Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, bd. III, nr. 2.
  • Helbæk, Hans (1958), Grauballemandens sidste måltid, Kuml, Aarhus University Press, pp. 83–116.
  • Helbæk, Hans (1970), Da rugen kom til Danmark, Kuml, Aarhus University Press.
The contents of this page are sourced from Wikipedia article on 24 Jun 2020. The contents are available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license.
comments so far.
Reference sources
arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up arrow-down instagram whatsapp myspace quora soundcloud spotify tumblr vk website youtube stumbleupon comments comments pandora gplay iheart tunein pandora gplay iheart tunein itunes