Geologists

Martin Lister

Martin Lister

12 April 1639 - 2 February 1712

Geologists

Pierre Berthier

Pierre Berthier

July 3, 1782 - August 24, 1861

Geologists

Alexander Karpinsky

Alexander Karpinsky

7 January 1847 - 15 July 1936

Geologists

Harold Robert Steacy

Harold Robert Steacy

June 7, 1923 - April 7, 2012

Canadian geologist

Ignacy Domeyko

Ignacy Domeyko

July 31, 1802 - January 23, 1889

Geologists

Jean-Baptiste Élie de Beaumont

Jean-Baptiste Élie de Beaumont

25 September 1798 - 21 September 1874

Geologists

Christian Leopold von Buch

Christian Leopold von Buch

April 26, 1774 - March 4, 1853

German geologist

Nicolas Desmarest

Nicolas Desmarest

16 September 1725 - 20 September 1815

Geologists

Henry Fairfield Osborn

Henry Fairfield Osborn

August 8, 1857 - November 6, 1935

Geologists

John Casper Branner

John Casper Branner

July 4, 1850 - March 1, 1922

Geologists

Walter Alvarez

Walter Alvarez

October 3, 1940 -

American geologist

William Maclure

William Maclure

October 27, 1763 - March 23, 1840

geologist, cartographer, social theorist

James Dwight Dana

James Dwight Dana

1813 - 1895

United States geologist, mineralogist and zoologist

Abraham Gottlob Werner

Abraham Gottlob Werner

25 September 1749 - 30 June 1817

German mineralogist

William Buckland

William Buckland

12 March 1784 - 14 August 1856

Geologist and paleontologist

Roderick Murchison

Roderick Murchison

22 February 1792 - 22 October 1871

Geologist

James Hector

James Hector

16 March 1834 - 6 November 1907

Geologists

Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld

Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld

18 November 1832 - 12 August 1901

Finnish/Swedish geologist, mineralogist and arctic explorer

Clarence King

Clarence King

January 6, 1842 - December 24, 1901

American geologist

Abraham Pineo Gesner

Abraham Pineo Gesner

May 2, 1797 - April 29, 1864

Geologists

Eugene Merle Shoemaker

Eugene Merle Shoemaker

April 28, 1928 - July 18, 1997

American geologist and astronomer

Friedrich Mohs

Friedrich Mohs

29 January 1773 - 29 September 1839

German mineralogist

William Edmond Logan

William Edmond Logan

20 April 1798 - 22 June 1875

Geologists

John Wesley Powell

John Wesley Powell

March 24, 1834 - September 23, 1902

Geologists

Wen Jiabao

Wen Jiabao

19 September 1942 -

Premier of the People's Republic of China

Joachim Barrande

Joachim Barrande

11 August 1799 - 5 October 1883

Paleontologist

Jean-André Deluc

Jean-André Deluc

8 February 1727 - 7 November 1817

Swiss geologist and meteorologist

Bruce C. Heezen

Bruce C. Heezen

April 11, 1924 - June 21, 1977

Geologist

Richard Dixon Oldham

Richard Dixon Oldham

31 July 1858 - 15 July 1936

Geologist

William Smith (geologist)

William Smith (geologist)

23 March 1769 - 28 August 1839

Geologist

Nicolas Steno

Nicolas Steno

1638 - 1686

Pioneer in anatomy and geology, bishop

Douglas Mawson

Douglas Mawson

5 May 1882 - 14 October 1958

An Australian geologist, Antarctic explorer and Academic

Charles Lapworth

Charles Lapworth

20 September 1842 - 13 March 1920

Geologist

Mary Anning

Mary Anning

21 May 1799 - 9 March 1847

Geologist, palaeontologist

Otto Wilhelm Hermann von Abich

Otto Wilhelm Hermann von Abich

December 11, 1806 - July 1, 1886

Mineralogist, geologist

Louis Agassiz

Louis Agassiz

May 28, 1807 - December 14, 1873

American geologist

James Hutton

James Hutton

14 June 1726 - 26 March 1797

Scottish geologist

Charles Lyell

Charles Lyell

14 November 1797 - 22 February 1875

Geologist


Living octopus

Living octopus

In countries which are located near sea coasts, sea food is an important part of national cuisine