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January 02, 1994 - February 28, 2021


Dame Jane Morris Goodall DBE, born Valerie Jane Morris-Goodall on 3 April 1934, formerly Baroness Jane van Lawick-Goodall, is an English primatologist and anthropologist. Considered to be the world’s foremost expert on chimpanzees, Goodall is best known for her 60-year study of social and family interactions of wild chimpanzees since she first went to Gombe Stream National Park in Tanzania in 1960.

She is the founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and the Roots & Shoots programme, and she has worked extensively on conservation and animal welfare issues. She has served on the board of the Nonhuman Rights Project since its founding in 1996. In April 2002, she was named a UN Messenger of Peace. Goodall is an honorary member of the World Future Council.


Service Details

March 10, 2021 11:00 am

The service will take place in the outdoor chapel at Hollywood Forever. Reduced capacity, social distancing, and masks are required. Please contact the family to confirm your attendance in advance.

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  1. Too Soon

    So sad to see Jane pass so soon after John did. She will be missed.

    Rick Justis

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