Jacob Wackernagel
1853-1938

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Title

Jacob Wackernagel
1853-1938

Birthplace

Basel

Place of Death

Basel

Biographical Text

Pupil of J. Burckhardt and Fr. Nietzsche in Basel and Th. Benfey in Göttingen. Privatdozent in Basel 1876, Prof. of Greek and teacher at the gymnasium 1877-1901, called to Göttingen in 1902 as successor of W. Schulze, 1915-1936 again in Basel. Specialist in Indo-Iranian and Greek linguistics.

Nationality

Swiss

Source

Mrs. J. Wackernagel, Basel.