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Edward Caird MP (1835 - 1908)

"Edward Caird'"' FRSE was a Scottish philosopher, born in Greenock. He was a holder of LL.D., DCL and DLitt. Reference: FamilySearch Family Tree - SmartCopy : Mar 27 2017, 18:27:16 UTC

3/27/2017 3/27/2017

Melvin Ellis Calvin (April 8, 1911 – January 8, 1997) of Jewish Russian descent, was an American chemist most famed for discovering the Calvin cycle along with Andrew Benson and James Bassham. He was a...

6/28/2009 12/4/2016

Wikipedia contributors. " Edward Sabine ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

6/6/2016 6/6/2016

Sir David Gill FRS MP (1843 - 1914)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Sir David Gill FRS (12 June 1843 – 24 January 1914) was a Scottish astronomer who is known for measuring astronomical distances, for astrophotography, and for geodesy. ...

4/26/2011 9/4/2015

Sir William Jackson Hooker MP (1785 - 1865)

The third East Anglian Botanist to profoundly influence British bryology in the 19th Century. "...some of Hooker’s ancestors were woollen- merchants in Devon. William’s father , Joseph Hooker (1753-1...

3/17/2009 4/26/2015

Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker MP (1817 - 1911)

Joseph Dalton Hooker OM, GCSI, CB, MD, FRS Birth date – 30 June 1817 [1] Birth Place – Halesworth, Suffolk, England Date of Death – 10 Dec 1911 Place of Death – Sunningdale, Berkshire, Englan...

3/17/2009 4/26/2015

Sir James Ivory, KH MP (1765 - 1842)

Biographical Summary Ivory, Sir James . 17/02/1765-21/09/1842. Ref: 796. Male. Titles and British Honours: KH(1831). Place of Birth: Dundee, Angus. Place of Death: Hampstead, London. Profes...

12/16/2008 4/26/2015

George Francis FitzGerald MP (1851 - 1901)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... George Francis FitzGerald (3 August 1851 – 22 February 1901) was an Irish professor of "natural and experimental philosophy" (i.e., physics) at Trinity College in...

1/1/2008 12/30/2014

John Stuart Mill MP (1806 - 1873)

John Stuart Mill Wikipedia Bio Biographical Summary Mill, John Stuart . 20/05/1806-09/05/1873. Ref: 1058. Male. Place of Birth: 13 Rodney Street, Pentonville, London. Place of Death: Avigno...

7/17/2012 12/8/2014

William Spottiswoode, FRS MP (1825 - 1883)

Biographical Summary SPOTTISWOODE, WILLIAM . 11/01/1825-27/06/1883. Ref: 1661. Male. Place of Birth: London. Place of interment: Westminster Abbey, London. Profession: Mathematician, Physicis...

3/20/2014 3/20/2014

Friedrich Tiedemann, PhD MP (1781 - 1861)

Waterston, Charles D; Macmillan Shearer, A (July 2006). Biographical index of former fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1783-2002 : Biographical Index. II. Edinburgh: The Royal Society of Edinb...

12/17/2012 2/2/2014

Magnus Gustaf Retzius MP (1842 - 1919)

Professor När Gustaf Retzius i sina memoarer förklarar varför han blev forskare är det inte slump, nyfikenhet eller kunskapstörst han framhåller, utan den förebild hans döde och starkt idealiserade f...

12/19/2010 2/1/2014

Charles Lyell Born: 14-Nov-1797 Birthplace: Kinnordy, Forfarshire, Scotland Died: 22-Feb-1875 Location of death: London, England Cause of death: unspecified Remains: Buried, Westminster Abb...

12/2/2008 1/30/2014

Davies Gilbert, PRS, MP MP (1767 - 1839)

Family and Education b. 6 Mar. 1767, o. surv. s. of Rev. Edward Giddy, curate of St. Erth, Cornw. by Catherine, da. and event. h. of John Davies of Tredrea, St. Erth. educ. Penzance g.s. 1775-9; by his...

1/4/2014 1/28/2014

Sir Edward Frankland, KCB MP (1825 - 1899)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary FRANKLAND, SIR EDWARD . 18/01/1825-09/08/1899. Ref: 1701. Male. Titles and British Honours: KCB (1897). Place of Birth: Churchtown, nr Lancaster. Place of Death...

1/28/2014 1/28/2014

Sir David Ferrier MP (1843 - 1928)

Biographical Summary FERRIER, SIR DAVID . 13/01/1843-19/03/1928. Ref: 2106. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight (1911). Place of Birth: Woodside, Aberdeen. Place of Death: London. Prof...

1/28/2014 1/28/2014

Sir Marc Isambard Brunel MP (1769 - 1849)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Sir Marc Isambard Brunel , FRS FRSE (25 April 1769 – 12 December 1849) was a French-born engineer who settled in England. He preferred the name Isambard, but is g...

6/2/2008 1/25/2014

Nathaniel Bowditch MP (1773 - 1838)

Nathaniel Bowditch Nathaniel Bowditch (/ˈbaʊdɪtʃ/; March 26, 1773 – March 16, 1838) was an early American mathematician remembered for his work on ocean navigation. He is often credited as the foun...

2/17/2007 1/25/2014

Robert Brown MP (1773 - 1858)

Baptism . Waterston, Charles D; Macmillan Shearer, A (July 2006). Biographical index of former fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1783-2002 : Biographical Index. I. Edinburgh: The Royal S...

1/19/2013 1/25/2014

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Major-General Sir David Bruce , Kt, KCB, FRS, FRSE (29 May 1855, Melbourne - 27 November 1931, London) was a Scottish pathologist and microbiologist who investigated th...

1/25/2014 1/25/2014

Waldemar Christofer Brøgger MP (1851 - 1940)

Det er utgitt en omfattende biografi om ham av Geir Hestmark: "Vitenskap og nasjon - Waldemar Chr. Brøgger 1851 - 1905", Aschehoug forlag 1999, ISBN 82-03-22391-5 Fra Naturhistorisk musems side : Wal...

3/3/2011 1/25/2014

Wikipedia Biographical Summary The Rt. Rev. John Mortimer Brinkley D.D. (ca. 1763?, Woodbridge, Suffolk – 14 September 1835, Dublin) was the first Royal Astronomer of Ireland and later Bishop of Cloy...

1/7/2014 1/24/2014

Sir Charles Vernon Boys MP (1855 - 1944)

Biographical Summary BOYS, SIR CHARLES VERNON . 15/03/1855-30/03/1944. Ref: 3190. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight(1935). Place of Birth: Wing, Rutlandshire. Place of Death: St Mary B...

1/24/2014 1/24/2014

Jöns Jakob Berzelius MP (1779 - 1848)

Medicine och pharmacie adjunkt 1802 i Stockholm, med. dr. i Uppsala 1804. Senare medicine och pharmacologie professor i Stockholm och från 1809 -1831 vid Karolinska instituet. Ledamot i cellegium medic...

4/29/2009 1/24/2014

George D. Birkhoff MP (1884 - 1944)

7/11/2008 1/24/2014

Ludwig Eduard Boltzmann MP (1844 - 1906)

Ludwig Eduard Boltzmann (February 20, 1844 – September 5, 1906) was an Austrian physicist and philosopher whose greatest achievement was in the development of statistical mechanics, which explains ...

6/30/2008 1/24/2014

Jean-Baptiste Biot MP (1774 - 1862)

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4/26/2009 1/24/2014

Marcellin Berthelot MP (1827 - 1907)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Pierre Eugène Marcellin Berthelot Born 25 October 1827,Paris Died 18 March 1907 (aged 79) Paris Nationality French Fields Chemistry thermochemistry Known for...

10/6/2011 1/24/2014

John Jacob Abel MP (1857 - 1938)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search John Jacob Abel (May 19, 1857 – May 26, 1938) was a significant American biochemist and pharmacologist. Born near Cleveland, Ohio...

12/30/2007 1/23/2014

Sir Robert Stawell Ball MP (1840 - 1913)

Biographical Summary BALL, SIR ROBERT STAWELL . 01/07/1840-25/11/1913. Ref: 4139. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight(1886). Place of Birth: Dublin, Ireland. Place of Death: Cambridge. ...

1/23/2014 1/23/2014

Sir George Biddell Airy, KCB MP (1801 - 1892)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary Sir George Biddell Airy, KCB , PRS (27 July 1801 – 2 January 1892) was an English mathematician and astronomer, Astronomer Royal from 1835 to 1881. His many achievement...

8/23/2013 1/21/2014

Alexander Emanuel Agassiz MP (1835 - 1910)

Alexander Emmanuel Rodolphe Agassiz (December 17, 1835 – March 27, 1910), son of Louis Agassiz and stepson of Elizabeth Cabot Agassiz, was an American scientist and engineer. Agassiz was born in Neuc...

11/6/2011 1/21/2014

Sir Alexander Blackie William Kennedy MP (1847 - 1928)

"Sir Kennedy"

Biographical Summary KENNEDY, SIR ALEXANDER BLACKIE WILLIAM . 17/03/1847-01/11/1928. Ref: 2320. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight (1905). Place of Birth: Stepney, London. Place of Deat...

1/18/2014 1/18/2014

Robert "Rocket" Stephenson MP (1803 - 1859)

REFER TO: " Robert Stephenson ", Westminster Abbey BIOGRAPHY #1: Robert Stephenson, the only son of George Stephenson, was born on 16th October, 1803. The following year the family moved to...

12/8/2008 1/13/2014

Biographical Summary Griffith, Sir Richard John, Bart. 20/09/1784-22/09/1878. Ref: 648. Male. Titles and British Honours: 1st Baronet(1858). Place of Birth: Hume Street, Dublin, Eire. Place o...

10/9/2013 10/9/2013

Christopher Hansteen MP (1784 - 1873)

Christoffer satte Norge på kartet, som leder for nasjonens oppmåling og vokter over Merodianrommet i Oslo Fra LokalhistorieWiki: ) Wikipedia contributors, " Christopher Hansteen ", Wikipedia, T...

11/14/2009 9/17/2013

Sir Joseph Barcroft MP (1872 - 1947)

Sir Joseph Barcroft was born on 26 July 1872 Newry, County Down. He was the son of Henry Barcroft and Anna Richardson Malcomson - the 2nd of 5 children- a Quaker family originally from Lancashire. Henr...

9/14/2012 8/13/2013

Felix Bloch was born in Zurich, Switzerland on October 23, 1905, the son of Jewish parents Gustav and Agnes Bloch. From 1912 to 1918, Bloch attended the public primary school. After attending the Gymna...

7/27/2009 7/29/2013

Henri Bergson , né le 18 octobre 1859 à Paris où il est mort le 4 janvier 1941, est un philosophe français. Il a publié quatre principaux ouvrages : d’abord en 1889, l’Essai sur les données immédiates ...

12/1/2007 7/27/2013

Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, Baron Blackett OM CH FRS was an English experimental physicist known for his work on cloud chambers, cosmic rays, and paleomagnetism. He also made a major contribution ...

11/10/2011 7/27/2013

Niels Bohr has been described as one of the most influential scientists of the 20th century. In 1922, Bohr was awarded the Nobel Prize in physics "for his services in the investigation of the str...

1/12/2009 7/27/2013

Edward Charles Pickering MP (1846 - 1919)

Edward Charles Pickering (July 19, 1846–February 3, 1919) was an American astronomer and physicist, brother of William Henry Pickering. Along with Carl Vogel, Pickering discovered the first spect...

3/11/2012 7/18/2013

Richard Martin Willstätter (13 August 1872 – 3 August 1942) was a German organic chemist whose study of the structure of plant pigments, chlorophyll included, won him the 1915 Nobel Prize for Chemistry...

4/10/2009 7/17/2013

A. I. Virtanen, The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1945 "for his research and inventions in agricultural and nutrition chemistry, especially for his fodder preservation method". _ From Nobel Lectures, ...

9/3/2011 7/17/2013

Vincent du Vigneaud (May 18, 1901 – December 11, 1978) was an American biochemist. He won a Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1955 "for his work on biochemically important sulphur compounds, especially for t...

9/10/2011 7/17/2013

Alexander Robertus Todd , Baron Todd, OM, PRS, FRSE (2 October 1907 – 10 January 1997) was a Scottish biochemist, Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1957 "for his work on nucleotides and nucleotide co-enzyme...

9/11/2011 7/17/2013

Adolphe Pictet Cazenove MP (1799 - 1875)

Voir Wikipedia... Waterston, Charles D; Macmillan Shearer, A (July 2006). Biographical index of former fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1783-2002 : Biographical Index. II. Edinburgh: The Ro...

7/16/2013 7/16/2013

Gustav, kronprins av Sverige MP (1799 - 1877)

Links: The Peerage Geneall Wikipedia Johann the Younger #1048 Waterston, Charles D; Macmillan Shearer, A (July 2006). Biographical index of former fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh,...

4/17/2007 7/12/2013

Rudolf Ludwig Carl Virchow MP (1821 - 1902)

Wikipedia contributors. " Rudolf Virchow ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Introduction from his Wikipedia article: Rudolf Ludwig Carl Virchow (English /ˈvɪərkoʊ, ˈfɪərxoʊ/;[2] German: [ˈvɪɐ̯ç...

1/8/2013 7/12/2013

Sir William Lawrence Bragg CH OBE MC FRS (31 March 1890 – 1 July 1971) was an Australian-born British physicist and X-ray crystallographer, discoverer (1912) of the Bragg law of X-ray diffraction, whic...

5/5/2009 7/10/2013

Sir William Henry Bragg OM, KBE, PRS (2 July 1862 – 10 March 1942) was a British physicist, chemist, mathematician and active sportsman who uniquely shared a Nobel Prize with his son William Lawrence B...

3/26/2009 7/10/2013

Otto Martin Torell MP (1828 - 1900)

Otto Martin Torell, född 5 juni 1828 i Varberg, död 11 september 1900 på Charlottendal, Liljeholmen, var en banbrytande svensk geolog, zoolog och polarfarare. Biografi: Torell blev 1844 student i Lun...

3/22/2008 7/10/2013

Sir Charles Todd, KCMG, Astronomer MP (1826 - 1910)

"Heavitree"

Biographical Summary Todd, Sir Charles . 07/07/1826-29/01/1910. Ref: 1973. Male. Titles and British Honours: CMG(1872), KCMG(1893). Place of Birth: Islington, London. Place of Death: Adelaide...

11/12/2009 7/10/2013

Sir Jethro Teall MP (1849 - 1924)

Birth registered in Q1 1849 in Northleach. His father died shortly after he was conceived and his mother returned to her parents in Northleach for the birth. 1851 is with widowed grandmother Mary Hat...

4/11/2011 7/9/2013

Sir Geoffrey Ingram Taylor OM (7 March 1886 – 27 June 1975) was a British physicist, mathematician and expert on fluid dynamics and wave theory. His biographer and one-time student, George Batchelor,...

8/24/2012 7/9/2013

William Henry Fox Talbot MP (1800 - 1877)

William Henry Fox Talbot (11 February 1800 - 17 September 1877) was a British inventor and a pioneer of photography. He was the inventor of calotype process, the precursor to most photographic processe...

6/7/2011 7/9/2013

John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh , OM (12 November 1842 – 30 June 1919) was an English physicist who, with William Ramsay, discovered the element argon, an achievement for which he earned the No...

7/17/2010 7/9/2013

Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson MP (1809 - 1892)

"Alfred", "Lord Tennyson"

Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson (6 August 1809 – 6 October 1892) was Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom and is one of the most popular English poets. Much of his verse was based on classical myt...

6/16/2007 7/9/2013

Otto Lyudvigovich Struve MP (1897 - 1963)

Otto Struve (August 12, 1897, Kharkov, Russian Empire – April 6, 1963, Berkeley, USA[1]) was a Russian–American astronomer of Baltic German ethnicity. In Russian, his name is sometimes given as Otto Ly...

8/10/2010 7/9/2013

Otto* Wilhelm von Struve MP (1819 - 1905)

Korporatsiooni "Livonia" vilistlane: Otto Wilhelm von Struve (May 7, 1819 (Julian calendar: April 25) – April 14, 1905) was a Russian astronomer of Baltic German origin. In Russian, his name is...

1/27/2010 7/9/2013

Prince Augustus Frederick, Duke of Sussex MP (1773 - 1843)

"Augustus Frederick Hanover of Great Britain And Ireland"

Waterston, Charles D; Macmillan Shearer, A (July 2006). Biographical index of former fellows of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, 1783-2002 : Biographical Index. II. Edinburgh: The Royal Society ...

11/1/2007 7/9/2013

Sir William Henry Flower KCB MP (1831 - 1899)

Biographical Summary Flower, Sir William Henry . 30/11/1831-01/07/1899. Ref: 2032. Male. Titles and British Honours: KCB (1892), CB (1887). Place of Birth: Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire. Pl...

7/7/2013 7/7/2013

The Nobel Prize in Physics 1924 was awarded to Manne Siegbahn "for his discoveries and research in the field of X-ray spectroscopy". Karl Manne Georg Siegbahn was born on the 3rd of December, 1886, a...

3/26/2007 7/6/2013

Nikolay Nikolayevich Semyonov , Никола́й Никола́евич Семёнов (April 15 (April 3, Old Style), 1896 – September 25, 1986) was a Russian/Soviet physicist and chemist, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry 1956, joi...

9/11/2011 7/6/2013

Glenn Theodore Seaborg (Swedish: Glenn Teodor Sjöberg; April 19, 1912 – February 25, 1999) was an American nuclear chemist who won the 1951 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for "discoveries in the chemistry of...

5/4/2007 7/6/2013

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1947 was awarded to Sir Robert Robinson "for his investigations on plant products of biological importance, especially the alkaloids". Sir Robert Robinson was born at Ruf...

9/8/2011 7/5/2013

Paul Sabatier (5 November 1854, Carcassonne, France, - 14 August 1941, Toulouse, France) Nobel Prize in Chemistry (jointly) in 1912. Prize motivation: "for his method of hydrogenating organic compo...

7/6/2011 7/5/2013

Georg Ossian Sars MP (1837 - 1927)

Georg Ossian Sars (April 20, 1837 – April 9, 1927) was a Norwegian marine biologist. Georg Ossian Sars was born on April 20, 1837, in Kinn, Norway (now part of Flora), the son of Michael Sars and Mar...

2/9/2009 7/4/2013

Sir John Scott Burdon-Sanderson (21 December 1828 - 23 November 1905) was an English physiologist born near Newcastle upon Tyne. A member of a well known Northumbrian family, he received his medical ed...

4/21/2008 7/4/2013

Theodore William Richards (January 31, 1868 – April 2, 1928) was the first American scientist to receive the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, earning the award "in recognition of his exact determinations of t...

7/6/2011 7/2/2013

Henry N. Russell MP (1877 - 1957)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Henry Norris Russell (October 25, 1877 – February 18, 1957) was an American astronomer who, along with Ejnar Hertzsprung, developed the Hertzsprung–Russell diagra...

7/21/2008 7/2/2013

Ernest Rutherford, 1st Baron Rutherford of Nelson OM, FRS (30 August 1871 – 19 October 1937) was a New Zealand-born British chemist and physicist who became known as the father of nuclear physics. In e...

1/23/2007 7/2/2013

Sir William Ramsay, KCB FRSE (2 October 1852 – 23 July 1916) was a Scottish chemist who discovered the noble gases and received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1904 "in recognition of his services in t...

6/24/2011 7/1/2013

Pierre Simon de Laplace MP (1749 - 1827)

Pierre-Simon Laplace From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This article is about Pierre-Simon Laplace. Pierre-Simon, marquis de Laplace Pierre-Simon Laplace (1749–1827). Posthumous portrait by Ma...

7/8/2012 7/1/2013

Georg H. Quincke MP (1834 - 1924)

8/1/2008 6/30/2013

Sir Roderick Impey Murchison, 1st Baronet KCB DCL FRS FRSE FLS PRGS PBA MRIA (22 February 1792 – 22 October 1871) was a Scottish geologist who first described and investigated the Silurian system. Du...

8/7/2011 6/30/2013

Heike Kamerlingh Onnes, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1913 MP (1853 - 1926)

"1913: Nobel Prize in Physics"

"Door meten tot weten" NLD-1 & NLD-2 : Natuurkundige. 1913: winnaar van de Nobelprijs voor de Natuurkunde en hoogleraar aan de Universiteit van Leiden. "Door meten tot weten" was de slagzin van zijn ...

1/4/2012 6/28/2013

Hermann Joseph Muller, Nobel Laureate, 1946 MP (1890 - 1967)

"H. J. Muller"

Hermann Joseph Muller (or H. J. Muller) (December 21, 1890 – April 5, 1967) was an American geneticist, educator, and Nobel laureate best known for his work on the physiological and genetic effects of ...

12/2/2012 6/26/2013

Henry Fairfield Osborn MP (1857 - 1935)

Henry Fairfield Osborn, Sr. ForMemRS (August 8, 1857 – November 6, 1935) was an American geologist, paleontologist, and eugenicist. Early life and career Osborn was born in Fairfield, Connect...

2/5/2012 6/26/2013

Benjamin Peirce MP (1809 - 1880)

Benjamin Peirce ( /ˈpɜrs/;[1] April 4, 1809, Salem, Massachusetts – October 6, 1880, Cambridge, Massachusetts) was an American mathematician who taught at Harvard University for approximately 50 year...

7/27/2011 6/26/2013

Linus Carl Pauling (February 28, 1901 – August 19, 1994) was an American chemist, biochemist, peace activist, author and educator. He was one of the most influential chemists in history and ranks among...

7/27/2009 6/26/2013

George Hornidge Porter, Baron Porter of Luddenham, OM, FRS . Born: 6 December 1920, Stainforth, United Kingdom. Died: 31 August 2002, Canterbury, United Kingdom, was a British physical chemist. Nobel P...

10/7/2011 6/25/2013

Henri Poincaré MP (1854 - 1912)

Henri Poincaré est un mathématicien, physicien, philosophe et ingénieur français né le 29 avril 1854 à Nancy et mort le 17 juillet 1912 à Paris. Il a réalisé des travaux d'importance majeure en optique...

7/26/2008 6/23/2013

Siméon Denis Poisson MP (1781 - 1840)

Siméon Denis Poisson (French: [simeɔ̃ dəni pwasɔ̃]; 21 June 1781 – 25 April 1840), was a French mathematician, geometer, and physicist. He however, was the final leading opponent of the wave theory of ...

5/17/2008 6/23/2013

Ivan Petrovich Pavlov Nobel Laureate 1904 MP (1849 - 1936)

"Иван Петрович Павлов"

Ivan Petrovich Pavlov (Ива́н Петро́вич Па́влов; 26 September [O.S. 14 September] 1849 – 27 February 1936) was a famous Russian physiologist. From his childhood days Pavlov demonstrated intellectual bri...

1/19/2013 6/20/2013

Fridtjof Nansen, Nobel Peace Prize, 1922 MP (1861 - 1930)

"Frithjof"

Fridtjof Wedel-Jarlsberg Nansen (10 October 1861 – 13 May 1930) was a Norwegian explorer, scientist and diplomat. Nansen was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1922 for his work as a League of Nations ...

3/7/2007 6/20/2013

Thomas Hunt Morgan was an American evolutionary biologist, geneticist, embryologist, and science author who won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1933 for discoveries elucidating the role th...

11/24/2008 6/19/2013

Simon Newcomb MP (1835 - 1909)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... Simon Newcomb (March 12, 1835 – July 11, 1909) was a Canadian-American astronomer and mathematician. Though he had little conventional schooling, he made importan...

2/12/2009 6/19/2013

Maximilian Joseph von Österreich-Este aus Wikipedia, der freien Enzyklopädie Wechseln zu: Navigation, Suche Erzherzog Maximilian Joseph von Österreich-Este (* 14. Juli 1782 in Modena; † 1. Juni...

12/22/2008 6/19/2013

Max Ferdinand Perutz , OM, CH, CBE, FRS (May 19, 1914, Vienna, Austria – February 6, 2002, Cambridge, United Kingdom) was an Austrian-born British molecular biologist, who shared the 1962 Nobel Prize f...

10/4/2008 6/19/2013

Photos Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck was a German physicist. He is considered to be the founder of the quantum theory, and thus one of the most important physicists of the twentieth century. P...

5/12/2008 6/19/2013

Alfred Gabriel Nathorst MP (1850 - 1921)

Bigraphy in English; Alfred Gabriel Nathorst, född 7 november 1850 på Väderbrunns lantbruksskola i Bergshammars socken utanför Nyköping [1], död 20 januari 1921 i Adolf Fredriks församling, Stockholm...

11/28/2012 6/19/2013

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... William Parsons , 3rd Earl of Rosse, Knight of the Order of St Patrick (KP) (17 June 1800 – 31 October 1867) was an English astronomer who had several telescopes ...

6/23/2008 6/19/2013

Sir William Edward Parry MP (1790 - 1855)

Biographical Summary Parry, Sir William Edward . 19/12/1790-08/07/1855. Ref: 1186. Male. Titles and British Honours: Rear Admiral(1852), Knight(1829). Place of Birth: Bath, Somerset. Place of...

4/20/2010 6/19/2013

Friedrich Wilhelm Ostwald (Latvian: Vilhelms Ostvalds; 2 September 1853 – 4 April 1932) was a Baltic German chemist. He received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1909 for his work on catalysis...

6/24/2011 6/19/2013

Sir James Augustus Henry Murray MP (1837 - 1915)

"Murray"

Biographical Summary Murray, Sir James Augustus Henry . 07/02/1837-26/07/1915. Ref: 2322. Male. Titles and British Honours: Knight 1908. Place of Birth: Denholm, Roxburghshire. Place of Death...

9/12/2012 6/18/2013

Johannes P. Müller MP (1801 - 1858)

Biographical Summary Muller, Johannes Peter . 14/07/1801-28/04/1858. Ref: 1119. Male. Place of Birth: Coblenz, Germany. Profession: Physiologist. Appointments Held: Professor in Berlin, Germa...

6/23/2008 6/18/2013

Hon. John Lothrop Motley MP (1814 - 1877)

held the office of U.S. Minister to the Austrian Empire. He was a U.S. historian Biographical Summary Motley, John Lothrop . 15/04/1814-29/05/1877. Ref: 1112. Male. * Place of Birth: Dorc...

3/5/2009 6/18/2013