Alana Cordy-Collins

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Birthday
5, 1944
Birthplace
California
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
5, 1944 (age 74)
Birthplace
California

About

Archaeologist specializing in Peruvian history. He has excavated several historically-important tombs including the Royal Tombs of Sipan in 1987.

Before Fame

She received her bachelor’s degree, master’s degree and Ph.D. at the University of California, Los Angeles.

Trivia

She excavated the Dos Cabezas pyramid, which revealed mummified "giants" who stood over 6 feet tall, almost a foot taller than typical Moche.

Family Life

Her cousin, Ross Cordy, is an anthropologist.

Associated With

She and Robert Braidwood are both important archaeologists.