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Solly Zuckerman, Baron Zuckerman, OM, KCB, FRS[1] (30 May 1904 – 1 April 1993) was a British public servant, zoologist and operational research pioneer. He is best remembered as a scientific adv...

1/15/2010 8/20/2016

Sir Godfrey Webster, 4th Baronet (25 December 1747 – 3 June 1800) was an English politician. He used the additional surname Vassall in the period 1795 to 1797. Life He was the son of Sir G...

10/16/2010 8/11/2016

John Zachary Young, FRS (1907 - 1997)

Wikipedia article: John Zachary Young FRS[1] (18 March 1907 – 4 July 1997), generally known as "JZ" or "JZY", was an English zoologist and neurophysiologist, described as "one of the most infl...

7/30/2016 7/30/2016

John Scandrett Harford (1786 - 1866)

Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed . London : Harrison 1879. Vol I. page 740

7/24/2016 7/24/2016

Major, 87th Regiment of Foot 1779 and Lt Col 1780; a Lord of the Bedchamber (Tory) 1777-1812; Lord Lieutenant of Rutland 1779-1826; Member of the Board of Agriculture 1793; Privy Councillor 1...

8/30/2009 7/23/2016

Sir Peter Bernhard Hirsch was born Jan. 16, 1925, to Ismar and Regina Hirsch. Educated at Sloane School, Chelsea, he took his B.A. in 1946 from St Catharine's College, Cambridge, and became a research ...

3/13/2016 7/14/2016

7/12/2008 7/10/2016

Alfred North Whitehead (1861 - 1947)

7/10/2016 7/10/2016

Sir Aaron Klug, Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1982 MP

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK

Aaron Klug . Born: 11 August 1926, Zelvas, Lithuania. South African educated British chemist & biophysicist. Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1982, "for his development of crystallographic electron microscopy...

4/14/2009 7/9/2016

1/27/2007 7/8/2016

Sir Henry Hallett Dale , OM, GBE, PRS (9 June 1875 – 23 July 1968) was an English pharmacologist and physiologist. For his study of acetylcholine as agent in the chemical transmission of nerve i...

9/11/2011 7/7/2016

John Beresford Leathes (1864 - 1956)

2/27/2014 7/6/2016

Lionel Sharples Penrose (1898 - 1972)

Professor Lionel Penrose read mathematics at University but then Qualified in medicine at St Thomas Hospital. He is especially remembered for his work on mental deficiency and human genetics which he c...

2/13/2014 7/6/2016

Sir Roger Penrose OM FRS (born 8 August 1931) is an English mathematical physicist, mathematician and philosopher of science. He is the Emeritus Rouse Ball Professor of Mathematics at the Mathematical ...

2/27/2014 7/6/2016

Hugo de Vries, prof. MP (1848 - 1935)

Member the Royal Society of London for the Improvement of Natural Knowledge Zie ook GENI-project: the ROYAL SOCIETY LId Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen GENI-project in ...

1/26/2012 7/2/2016

Sir Edward Knatchbull, 9th Baronet PC, FRS (20 December 1781 – 24 May 1849) was a British Tory politician. He held office under Sir Robert Peel as Paymaster of the Forces between 1834 and 1835...

12/16/2008 6/17/2016

Wikipedia contributors. " Sir John Taylor, 1st Baronet ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Complete baronetage ; Cokayne, George E. (George Edward); 1906; Vol. V; page 203

6/9/2016 6/9/2016

Joseph Sabine (1770 - 1837)

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

6/6/2016 6/6/2016

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

6/6/2016 6/6/2016

" Sir Henry Sumner Maine ", Westminster Abbey Wikipedia contributors. " Henry James Sumner Maine ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

11/27/2012 6/2/2016

Wikipedia contributors. " William Frederick Chambers ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

5/9/2016 5/9/2016

2013 Nobel Prize for Chemistry Michael Levitt, FRS (born 9 May 1947) is an American-British-Israeli biophysicist and a professor of structural biology at Stanford University, a position he has held s...

8/1/2008 5/6/2016

Elizabeth Helen Blackburn, AC, FRS, FAA, FRSN (born 26 November 1948) is an Australian-American Nobel laureate who is currently the President of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies. Previously sh...

4/16/2016 4/16/2016

Sir Martin John Evans FRS FMedSci (b. 1 January 1941, Stroud, Gloucestershire) is a Welsh biologist who, with Matthew Kaufman, was the first to culture mice embryonic stem cells and cultivate them in a...

4/16/2016 4/16/2016

Australia

Barry James Marshall, AC, FRACP, FRS, FAA, DSc (born 30 September 1951) is an Australian physician, Nobel Prize laureate in Physiology or Medicine (the only laureate born in Western Australia), and Pro...

4/15/2016 4/15/2016

Linda Brown Buck is an American biologist best known for her work on the olfactory system. She was awarded the 2004 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine , along with Richard Axel, for their work on ol...

4/15/2016 4/15/2016

Richard Axel (born July 2, 1946) is a molecular biologist and University Professor in the Department of Neuroscience at Columbia University and investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. His ...

4/15/2016 4/15/2016

Michael Fisher MP

Maryland, United States

Maryland, United States

Michael Ellis Fisher (born 3 September 1931) is an English physicist, as well as chemist and mathematician, known for his many seminal contributions to statistical physics, including but not restricted...

3/12/2016 3/12/2016

Freeman John Dyson FRS (born 15 December 1923) is an English-born American theoretical physicist and mathematician, known for his work in quantum electrodynamics, solid-state physics, astronomy and nuc...

12/21/2009 3/12/2016

Francis Harry Compton Crick , OM, FRS (8 June 1916 – 28 July 2004) was an English molecular biologist, biophysicist, and neuroscientist, most noted for being a co-discoverer of the structure of ...

11/5/2014 2/28/2016

Charles Kuen Kao , GBM, KBE, FRS, FREng is a Chinese-born Hong Kong, American and British electrical engineer and physicist who pioneered in the development and use of fiber optics in telecommunication...

2/9/2015 2/16/2016

Sir Ralph H. Fowler (1889 - 1944)

Awarded OBE for Anti Aircraft research during World War II Sir Ralph Howard Fowler OBE FRS (17 January 1889 – 28 July 1944) was a British physicist and astronomer. Contents Fowler was initia...

1/23/2007 2/16/2016

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: Sir Joseph John "J. J." Thomson , OM, FRS (18 December 1856 – 30 August 1940) was a British physicist and Nobel laureate. He is credited for the discovery of th...

11/3/2008 2/15/2016

Wikipedia contributors. " William Erle ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed . London : ...

8/20/2010 2/11/2016

John Evelyn From Wikipedia John Evelyn (31 October 1620 – 27 February 1706) was an English writer, gardener and diarist. Evelyn's diaries or Memoirs are largely contemporaneous with thos...

12/30/2008 2/3/2016

William Whewell (1794 - 1866)

Wikipedia contributors. " William Whewell ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. William Whewell FRS FGS (/ˈhjuːəl/ hew-əl; 24 May 1794 – 6 March 1866) was an Engli...

1/24/2016 1/24/2016

Sir George James Turner (1798 - 1867)

Wikipedia contributors. " George James Turner ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

1/23/2016 1/23/2016

Josia du Pré MP (1721 - 1780)

Josia Du Pré, of Wilton Park, co. Buckingham, Governor of Madras. Wikipedia contributors. " Josias Du Pre ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heral...

12/21/2010 1/21/2016

Edward John Burrow (1785 - 1861)

Wikipedia contributors. " Edward John Burrow ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

1/21/2016 1/21/2016

Henry Ussher (1741 - 1790)

Wikipedia contributors. " Henry Ussher (astronomer) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed...

1/20/2016 1/20/2016

Thomas Lee Dummer (1712 - 1765)

Wikipedia contributors. " Thomas Lee Dummer ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. " DUMMER, Thomas Lee (?1712-65), of Cranbury, Hants. ", The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1715-1754, ed....

1/18/2016 1/18/2016

Thomas Dummer (1739 - 1781)

Wikipedia contributors. " Thomas Dummer ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

1/18/2016 1/18/2016

Family and Education b. ?1714, 1st s. of Matthew Fetherstonhaugh, merchant, hostman and twice mayor of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, by Sarah, da. and h. of Robert Browne. m. 24 Dec. 1746, Sarah, da. of Chris...

1/15/2016 1/15/2016

James Bryant Conant (1893 - 1978)

James Bryant Conant (March 26, 1893 – February 11, 1978) was a chemist, educational administrator, and government official. As the President of Harvard University he reformed it as a research ...

2/11/2009 1/12/2016

Jeremiah Dixon (1726 - 1782)

Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed . London : Harrison 1879. Vol I. page 462

1/7/2016 1/7/2016

Sir Joshua Reynolds MP (1723 - 1792)

Sir Joshua Reynolds was born on 16 July 1723 at Plymouth Earls, Devon, England. He died on 23 February 1792 at age 68 at London, England. He was buried at St. Paul's Cathedral, The City, London, Englan...

12/1/2010 1/7/2016

Edmund Dickinson (1624 - 1707)

"Edmund Dickenson"

Wikipedia contributors. " Edmund Dickinson ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. " Edmund Dickinson ", The Munk's Roll, Royal College of Physicians of London Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and ...

1/7/2016 1/7/2016

Wikipedia contributors. " Martin Archer Shee ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British Empire . Lon...

1/6/2016 1/6/2016

Wikipedia contributors. " Sir George Shee, 1st Baronet ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British Em...

1/6/2016 1/6/2016

James Yates, VDM (1789 - 1871)

Wikipedia contributors. " James Yates (minister) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

3/6/2014 12/22/2015

Biographical Summary Hay of Rannes, Sir Andrew Leith . 17/02/1785-13/10/1862. Ref: 724. Male. Titles and British Honours: General, KH(1834). Place of Birth: Aberdeen. Place of Death: Leith Ha...

5/22/2011 12/22/2015

George William Featherstonhaugh FRS /ˈfænˌʃɔː/ (London, 9 April 1780 – Le Havre, 28 September 1866) was a British-American geologist and geographer. H...

10/29/2009 12/15/2015

Alexander Crombie (1762 - 1840)

Wikipedia contributors. " Alexander Crombie ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed . Lond...

7/28/2009 12/14/2015

Wikipedia contributors. " Sir Edward East, 1st Baronet ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. " EAST, Sir Edward Hyde (1764-1847), of 12 Stratford Place, Mdx. ", The History of Parliament: the House of...

12/13/2015 12/13/2015

John Ashley Warre, MP (1787 - 1860)

" WARRE, John Ashley (1787-1860), of Cheddon Fitzpayne, Som. ", The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1790-1820, ed. R. Thorne, 1986

5/19/2009 12/5/2015

Wikipedia contributors. " Sir William Congreve, 2nd Baronet ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the Briti...

12/2/2015 12/2/2015

Francis Rawdon Chesney (1789 - 1872)

Wikipedia contributors. " Francis Rawdon Chesney ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

11/29/2015 11/29/2015

Wikipedia contributors. " Sir Charles Locock, 1st Baronet ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic dictionary of the peerage and baronetage of the British...

11/16/2015 11/16/2015

George Boole MP (1815 - 1864)

George Boole ( /ˈbuːl/; 2 November 1815 – 8 December 1864) was an English mathematician, philosopher and logician. His work was in the fields of differential equations and algebr...

8/24/2012 11/1/2015

Raphael Meldola MP (1849 - 1915)

Raphael Meldola FRS (19 July 1849 – 16 November 1915) was a British chemist and entomologist. He was Professor of Organic Chemistry in the University of London, 1912–5. Born in Islingto...

10/26/2015 10/26/2015

George Busk (1807 - 1886)

Wikipedia contributors. " George Busk ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Woodward, Bernard B. (1901). " Busk, George ". In Sidney Lee. Dictionary of National Biography, 1901 supplement​ 1. L...

6/4/2015 10/4/2015

Louis Joel Mordell (1888 - 1972)

6/30/2009 9/20/2015

Paweł Edmund Strzelecki – polski podróżnik, geolog, geograf, badacz i odkrywca. Paweł Strzelecki w Wikipedii po Polsku Paweł Strzelecki on Wikipedia in E...

2/16/2011 9/12/2015

Dr. John Rae MP (1813 - 1893)

"Aglooka (Inuit): "He who takes long strides"", "Rae of the North"

DOCTOR JOHN RAE (1813-93) Scottish Doctor, Hudson's Bay Company Servant, and Canadian Artic Explorer is the son of John Rae of Gorseness, sometime factor to Sir William Honeyman, Baronet, and his w...

5/23/2012 9/11/2015

Sir Richard Strachey (1817 - 1908)

Lieutenant-General Sir Richard Strachey , GCSI, FRS (1817–1908), British soldier and Indian administrator, third son of Edward Strachey and grandson of Sir Henry Strachey, 1st Baronet was born...

3/3/2011 9/11/2015

Wikipedia contributors. " Erasmus Ommanney ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

9/10/2015 9/10/2015

James Mangles, RN FRS (1786 - 1867)

Wikipedia contributors. " James Mangles (Royal Navy officer) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

12/28/2013 9/10/2015

James Augustus Grant (1827 - 1892)

James Augustus Grant, CB, CSI, FRS, FRGS (11 April 1827 — 11 February 1892) was a Scottish explorer of eastern equatorial Africa. Grant was born at Nairn in the Scottish Highlands, where his...

8/7/2011 9/8/2015

Frederick DuCane Godman (1834 - 1919)

Wikipedia contributors. " Frederick DuCane Godman ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

9/8/2015 9/8/2015

Henry John Elwes (1846 - 1922)

Wikipedia contributors. " Henry John Elwes ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed . Londo...

7/26/2011 9/8/2015

John Crawfurd (1783 - 1868)

Wikipedia contributors. " John Crawfurd ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

9/7/2015 9/7/2015

Meyer Löw Schomberg (1690 - 1761)

Meyer Löw Schomberg (1690, Vetzburg aka Fetzburg, Württemberg, Germany – 4 March 1761, his house in Fenchurch Street, London) was a German-Jewish physician who moved to London and ...

9/5/2015 9/5/2015

James Lewis Knight-Bruce (1791 - 1866)

Sir James Lewis Knight-Bruce (born James Lewis Knight) (1791–1866) was an English barrister, known as a judge and politician. References and Sources Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical a...

2/10/2014 9/3/2015

Wikipedia contributors. " Sir Richard Clayton, 1st Baronet ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Irelan...

9/4/2007 9/1/2015

John Phillips MP (1800 - 1874)

John Phillips (geologist) John Phillips: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia John Phillips FRS (25 December 1800 – 24 April 1874) was an English geologist.[1] In 1841 he published the firs...

8/28/2015 8/28/2015

William Greenwell (1820 - 1918)

Wikipedia contributors. " William Greenwell ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed . Lond...

8/25/2015 8/25/2015

Wikipedia contributors. " John Bowring ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed . London : ...

5/5/2011 8/3/2015

Allan Sandage (1926 - 2010)

Allan Rex Sandage (June 18, 1926 – November 13, 2010) was an American astronomer. He was Staff Member Emeritus with the Carnegie Observatories in Pasadena, California. He determined the first ...

8/1/2015 8/1/2015

George Ellis (1753 - 1815)

Wikipedia contributors. " George Ellis (poet) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. " ELLIS, George (1753-1815), of Park Place, Mdx and Sunning Hill, Berks. ", The History of Parliament: the House of ...

8/1/2015 8/1/2015

Family and Education b. June 1643, 2nd but o. surv. s. of Sir Nicholas Slanning† of Maristow by Gertrude, da. of Sir James Bagge of Saltram, Plympton, Devon; half-bro. of John Arundell. m. (1) 4...

9/13/2013 8/1/2015

William Sturges-Bourne (1769 - 1845)

Wikipedia contributors. " William Sturges Bourne ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

8/1/2015 8/1/2015

William Smith, MP (1756 - 1835)

William Smith (1756 – 1835) was a British politician and dissenter and Member of Parliament (MP) for Norwich. Early life William Smith was born on 22 September 1756 at Clapham (then a villag...

7/16/2009 7/29/2015

William Borrer (1781 - 1862)

Wikipedia contributors. " William Borrer ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed . London ...

7/28/2015 7/28/2015

John Wallis MP (1616 - 1703)

Wikipedia Biographical Summary: "... John Wallis (23 November 1616 – 28 October 1703) was an English mathematician who is given partial credit for the development of infinitesimal calculus. Be...

6/12/2007 7/22/2015

John Dalton, FRS MP (1766 - 1844)

John Dalton from wikipedia John Dalton FRS (6 September 1766 – 27 July 1844) was an English chemist, meteorologist and physicist. He is best known for his pioneering work in the developmen...

1/9/2015 7/19/2015

Wikipedia contributors. " Charles Moss (bishop of Bath and Wells) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

1/27/2012 7/18/2015

From the NNDB: British mathematician and physicist, the youngest son of the Rev. Gabriel Stokes, rector of Skreen, Co. Sligo, where he was born on the 13th of August 1819. After attending schools i...

4/15/2014 7/16/2015

Richard Paul Jodrell (1745 - 1831)

Wikipedia contributors. " Richard Paul Jodrell ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

8/9/2014 7/10/2015

Sir Paul Jodrell, MD (1745 - 1803)

" Paul (Sir) Jodrell ", Munk's Roll, Royal College of Physicians of London

8/9/2014 7/10/2015

An Eminent Author & Naturlist. Was Assistasnt Commisary General in the Army. He wasn't suited to the army life, and retired in 1815. Traveled widly in S Africa, S America Europe Sicily. Escaped the Gre...

8/15/2009 7/1/2015

North Ludlow Beamish (1797 - 1872)

Wikipedia contributors. " North Ludlow Beamish ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed . L...

7/1/2015 7/1/2015

Richard Beamish (1798 - 1873)

Burke, Bernard, Sir. A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Great Britain & Ireland 6th ed . London : Harrison 1879. Vol I. page 102

7/1/2015 7/1/2015

6/30/2015 6/30/2015

Francis Wollaston (1731 - 1815)

Wikipedia contributors. " Francis Wollaston (astronomer) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

9/3/2007 6/30/2015

Wikipedia contributors. " Francis Wollaston (philosopher) ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

6/30/2015 6/30/2015

William Hyde Wollaston (1766 - 1828)

Wikipedia contributors. " William Hyde Wollaston ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

6/30/2015 6/30/2015

George Wollaston (1738 - 1826)

Wikipedia contributors. " George Wollaston ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

6/30/2015 6/30/2015

Charlton Wollaston (1733 - 1764)

Wikipedia contributors. " Charlton Wollaston ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

6/30/2015 6/30/2015

William Fauquier (b. - 1788)

6/30/2015 6/30/2015

Gov. Francis Fauquier (1703 - 1768)

Francis Fauquier (1703 – 3 March 1768) was a Lieutenant Governor of Virginia Colony (in what is today the United States), and served as acting governor from 1758 until his death in 1768. He was ...

4/21/2011 6/30/2015