|Full Name||Gerald Malcolm Durrell|
|Who||writer / zoologist|
|Birth Date||January 7, 1925|
|Death Date||January 30, 1995|
|Died||Jersey, Channel Islands, UK|
|Cause of Death||sepsis from surgical complications|
|Father||Lawrence Samuel Durrell|
|Mother||Louisa Florence Dixie|
Jacquie Wolfenden Durrell
Lee McGeorge Durrell
Durrell was the younger brother of writer Lawrence Durrell. It was Lawrence who encouraged Gerald to begin writing.
Durrell was a friend of David Attenborough, and worked on a conversation project with him in 1989.
Durrell was a friend of Anne, Princess Royal. She helped to fund his zoo, and publically endorsed it as a patron.
Durrell was a friend of cricketer David Gower.
Jamshedpur, India - Born here, 1925. Lived here, 1925 - 1928.
London, England, UK - Grew up here, 1928 - 1935. Lived here, 1939 - 1947. Lived here part time, 1947 - 1951.
Corfu, Greece - Lived here, 1935 - 1939.
Yaounde, Cameroon - Traveled here, 1947.
Bafut, Cameroon - Traveled here, 1947, 1949, and 1957.
Georgetown, Guyana - Traveled here, 1950.
Manchester, England, UK - Lived here, 1951 - approximately 1957.
Bournemouth, Dorset, England, UK - Got married here, 1951. Lived here, 1957 - 1958.
Asuncion, Paraguay - Traveled here, 1954.
Jersey, Channel Islands, UK - Lived here, 1958 - 1995. Died here, 1995.
Port Louis, Mauritius - Traveled here several times, 1970's.
Durham, North Carolina, USA - Visited here, 1977.
also see: list of expeditions, and many memoirs about his life