Chauncey Jerome Hamlin, Jr.

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Chauncey Jerome Hamlin Jr. is the founder and the first president of the International council of the museum ( ICOM). He is also the founder of the Buffalo Museum of Science in Buffalo, New York.

Hamlin is the father of the American association of all museums and the biological father of famous American actor Harry Hamlin. 

Personal life of Chauncey

The multitalented personality was born in 1920 on 11 Jan 1881 Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA. He is also a political leader, planner Lawyer, and also Aeronautical engineer.

He was also active in the public service. He is mostly remembered for his work as a justice provider for Greece Committee.

The Relationship Status of Hamlin jr

Chauncey Jerome Hamlin Jr. is married to his wife Bernice Hamlin. He has only one son Harry Hamlin, a famous actor in America.

Father of Harry Hamlin

Harry Robinson Hamlin is Chauncey Jerome Hamlin Jr.'s son, an American actor, author, entrepreneur. He is famous for his role as Perseus from the movie Clash of Titans.

Harry Robinson Hamlin
Son of Chauncey Jerome Hamlin jr Harry Robinson Hamlin. Source: Celebrity biography, height, weight

Founder of ICOM

In 1945 when Hamlin Jr met George Salles, the director of the French museum in London, he talked to him about the concept and ideas of Generating the ICOM.

He was enthusiastic and agreed to sign an invitation to the world's eminent Meseologiest to a meeting in Lurve, London in1946 which helped him to create it.

President of Buffalo Museum

Hamlin jr became the president of the Buffalo Society of the Museum of Natural Science from 1920 until 1948.

 He devoted all his energy to building up an organization that can foster among the museum worldwide.

Death of Chauncey

Harry Hamlin's father Chauncey Jerome Hamlin Jr. who was a legendary person of America died on 23 September 1963 at the age of 82.

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