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Harry Harlow

AKA Harry Frederick Harlow

Born: 31-Oct-1905
Birthplace: Fairfield, IA
Died: 6-Dec-1981
Location of death: Tucson, AZ
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Forest Hill Cemetery, Madison, WI

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Psychologist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Comparative psychologist, studied isolation

Father: Alonzo Harlow Israel
Mother: Mabel Rock
Wife: Clara Mears (m. 1932, div. 1946, two sons)
Son: Richard
Son: Robert
Wife: Margaret Kuenne ("Peggy", m. 1946, d. 1970 cancer, one son, one daughter)
Son: Jonathan
Daughter: Pamela
Wife: Clara Mears (m. 1971, until his death)

    University: Reed College (one year, transferred)
    University: PhD, Stanford University (1930)
    Professor: University of Wisconsin-Madison

    American Psychological Association President (1958-59)
    National Research Council Head, Dept. of Anthropology, Psychology (1952-55)
    US Defense Department Head, HR Research Branch, Dept. of the Army (1950-52)
    Changed Name from "Harry Frederick Israel" to "Harry Frederick Harlow"
    Howard Crosby Warren Medal 1956
    National Medal of Science 1967
    Gold Medal, American Psychological Foundation 1973
    Risk Factors: Alcoholism, Depression, Parkinson's

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