Irene Bernasconi Who is today’s Google Doodle?

Who is Irene Bernasconi?

Irene Bernasconi was born on September 29, 1896, in La Plata, Argentina

She is renowned marine biologist

Why is Irene Bernasconi famous?

First woman from her country to lead a marine expedition to Antarctica.

Bernasconi’s main focus of research was sea stars

Google Doodle

marine biologist who has been commemorated by Google Doodle this Monday, November 7

Today’s Google Doodle is celebrating renowned marine biologist Irene Bernasconi


With the establishment of Bernasconi Cove, the biologist has had her name incorporated into Argentine maps of Antarctica

When did she die?

Bernasconi retired in 1984 and passed away on 7 July 1989 in Buenos Aires, Argentina, at the age of 92.

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