Bayer, Josef, geb. 1882, Prähistoriker#
b. Hollabrunn (Lower Austria), July 10, 1882, d. Vienna, July 23, 1931, prehistorian, Director of prehistoric collections at the Natural History Museum in Vienna; founded the Ice Age Research Institute. Member of the archeological team which found the ancient statue of the Venus von Willendorf.
Work: Der Mensch im Eiszeitalter, 1927.