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Kurt Alder, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1950 MP (1902 - 1958)

Kurt Alder (10 July 1902 – 20 June 1958) was a German chemist and Nobel laureate in Chemistry, 1950. From Nobel Lectures, Chemistry 1942-1962, Elsevier Publishing Company, Amsterdam, 1964: K...

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Otto Hahn, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1944 MP (1879 - 1968)

Otto Hahn (8 March 1879 – 28 July 1968) was a German chemist and Nobel laureate, a pioneer in the fields of radioactivity and radiochemistry[citation needed]. He is regarded as "the father of nu...

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Gerhard Heinrich Friedrich Otto Julius Herzberg, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1971 MP (1904 - 1999)

Gerhard Herzberg , German-born Canadian physical chemist. Born: 25 December 1904, Hamburg, Germany. Died: 3 March 1999, Ottawa, Canada. Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1971 , "for his contributions to the kn...

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Otto Stern, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1943 MP (1888 - 1969)

Otto Stern (17 February 1888 – 17 August 1969) was a German physicist and Nobel laureate in physics in 1943, "for his contribution to the development of the molecular ray method and his discover...

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Albert Abraham Einstein, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1921 MP (1879 - 1955)

Albert Abraham Einstein (14 March 1879 – 18 April 1955; Hebrew: אלברט אברהם איינ&#...

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Paul Ehrlich, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1908 MP (1854 - 1915)

Paul Ehrlich פאול ארליך Paul Ehrlich (14 March 1854 – 20 August 1915) was a German Jewish scientist in the fields of hematology, ...

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Werner Carl Heisenberg, Nobel Prize in Physics 1932 MP (1901 - 1976)

Werner Heisenberg (5 December 1901 – 1 February 1976) was one of the greatest physicists of the twentieth century. He is best known as a founder of quantum mechanics, the new physics of the at...

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Walther W. G. Bothe, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1954 MP (1891 - 1957)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Walther Wilhelm Georg Bothe (8 January 1891 in Oranienburg – 8 February 1957 in Heidelberg) was a German nuclear physicist, who shared the Nobel Prize in P...

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Max Jacob Born, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1954 MP (1882 - 1970)

Max Born received the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1954 for his work on Quantum Mechanics. (Family name was originally Buttermilch but was changed in 1842 to Born) "The wide–ranging family...

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Gustav Ludwig Hertz, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1925 MP (1887 - 1975)

Gustav Ludwig Hertz (22 July 1887 – 30 October 1975) was a German experimental physicist and Nobel Prize winner, and a nephew of Heinrich Rudolf Hertz. Biography Hertz was born in Hamburg an...

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Max K. E. L. Planck MP (1858 - 1947)

Photos Karl Ernst Ludwig Marx Planck (April 23, 1858 – October 4, 1947) was a German physicist. He is considered to be the founder of the quantum theory, and thus one of the most importa...

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Max Theodor von Laue, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1914 MP (1879 - 1960)

Max Theodor Felix von Laue (9 October 1879 – 24 April 1960) was a German physicist who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1914 for his discovery of the diffraction of X-rays by crystals. In addit...

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Albert Schweitzer MP (1875 - 1965)

websites about him: following bio from: Albert Schweitzer (January 14, 1875-September 4, 1965) was born into an Alsatian family which for generations had been devoted to religion, music, and ed...

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Willy Brandt MP (1913 - 1992)

Willy Brandt , born Herbert Ernst Karl Frahm (German pronunciation: [ˈvɪli ˈbʁant]; 18 December 1913 - 8 October 1992), was a German politician, Chancellor of West Germany 1...

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Gerhart Hauptmann, Nobel Prize in Literature MP (1862 - 1946)

Gerhart Hauptmann (15 November 1862 – 6 June 1946) was a German dramatist and novelist who received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1912. Life and work Hauptmann was born in Obersalzbrunn, ...

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Robert Koch, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1905 MP (1843 - 1910)

Heinrich Hermann Robert Koch (11 December 1843 – 27 May 1910) was a German physician. He became famous for isolating Bacillus anthracis (1877), the Tuberculosis bacillus (1882) and Vibrio choler...

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Henry (Heinz) Alfred Kissinger, Nobel Peace Prize 1973 MP

Henry Alfred Kissinger (born May 27, 1923) is a German-born American political scientist, diplomat, and recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. He served as National Security Advisor and later concurrently...

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Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1901 MP (1845 - 1923)

Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen (27 March 1845 – 10 February 1923) was a German physicist, who, on 8 November 1895, produced and detected electromagnetic radiation in a wavelength range today know...

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