Chemists

Gordon Moore

Gordon Moore

January 3, 1929 -

Co-founder of Intel Corporation

Antoine François, comte de Fourcroy

Antoine François, comte de Fourcroy

15 June 1755 - 17 December 1809

French chemist

Louis Nicolas Vauquelin

Louis Nicolas Vauquelin

16 May 1763 - 14 November 1829

French chemist

Michel Eugène Chevreul

Michel Eugène Chevreul

31 August 1786 - 9 April 1889

French chemist

Antoine Jérôme Balard

Antoine Jérôme Balard

30 September 1802 - 30 April 1876

Chemists

Marcellin Berthelot

Marcellin Berthelot

25 October 1827 - 18 March 1907

French chemist

Carl Auer von Welsbach

Carl Auer von Welsbach

1 September 1858 - 4 August 1929

Chemists

Otto Wallach

Otto Wallach

27 March 1847 - 26 February 1931

German chemist

Henry Eyring

Henry Eyring

1901 - 1981

Chemist specialized in kinetics

Alfred Stock

Alfred Stock

July 16, 1876 - August 12, 1946

German chemist

Jean Piccard

Jean Piccard

January 28, 1884 - January 28, 1963

Chemists

Elias James Corey

Elias James Corey

1928 -

Chemists

Artturi Ilmari Virtanen

Artturi Ilmari Virtanen

15 January 1895 - 11 November 1973

Finnish chemist

Brigitte Boisselier

Brigitte Boisselier

1956 -

Chemists

Jean Stas

Jean Stas

August 21, 1813 - December 13, 1891

Belgian chemist

Edwin McMillan

Edwin McMillan

1907 - 1991

Chemists

Roy J. Plunkett

Roy J. Plunkett

1910 - 1994

United States organic chemist

Paul-Émile Lecoq de Boisbaudran

Paul-Émile Lecoq de Boisbaudran

18 April 1838 - 28 May 1912

Chemists

Charles Hatchett

Charles Hatchett

2 January 1765 - 10 March 1847

Chemists

Jaroslav Heyrovský

Jaroslav Heyrovský

December 20, 1890 - March 27, 1967

Chemists

Alexander Borodin

Alexander Borodin

12 November 1833 - 27 February 1887

Chemists

Ahmed Zewail

Ahmed Zewail

February 26, 1946 -

Egyptian chemist

Harvey Washington Wiley

Harvey Washington Wiley

October 30, 1844 - June 30, 1930

Union United States Army soldier

John Whiteside Parsons

John Whiteside Parsons

October 2, 1914 - June 17, 1952

Chemists

Thomas Midgley, Jr.

Thomas Midgley, Jr.

May 18, 1889 - November 2, 1944

American chemist

William Henry Perkin

William Henry Perkin

12 March 1838 - 14 July 1907

Chemist

Georg Ernst Stahl

Georg Ernst Stahl

22 October 1659 - 24 May 1734

German chemist

James Smithson

James Smithson

1765 - 27 June 1829

British chemist

Stanley Miller

Stanley Miller

March 7, 1930 - May 20, 2007

Chemists

Nils Gabriel Sefström

Nils Gabriel Sefström

2 June 1787 - 30 November 1845

Swedish chemist

S. P. L. Sørensen

S. P. L. Sørensen

9 January 1868 - 12 February 1939

Danish chemist

Walther Nernst

Walther Nernst

25 June 1864 - 18 November 1941

Chemists

Dmitri Mendeleev

Dmitri Mendeleev

8 February 1834 - 2 February 1907

Chemists

Carl Wilhelm Scheele

Carl Wilhelm Scheele

9 December 1742 - 21 May 1786

Swedish chemist

William Murdoch

William Murdoch

1754 - 1839

Steam engines, Gas lighting

Alexander Shulgin

Alexander Shulgin

1925 -

American pharmacologist

Anselme Payen

Anselme Payen

6 January 1795 - 12 May 1878''(''Some believe he death was in 1871''''

Chemists

James Dewar

James Dewar

1842 - 1923

Chemists

Charles Macintosh

Charles Macintosh

29 December 1766 - 25 July 1843

Chemists

Ryōji Noyori

Ryōji Noyori

September 3, 1938 -

Japanese chemist

Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac

Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac

6 December 1778 - 9 May 1850

French chemist

Thomas Graham (chemist)

Thomas Graham (chemist)

21 December 1805 - 16 September 1869

Scottish chemist

William Ramsay

William Ramsay

2 October 1852 - 23 July 1916

Chemist

Otto Hahn

Otto Hahn

8 March 1879 - 28 July 1968

German chemist

Jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff

Jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff

30 August 1852 - 1911

Chemist and Nobel laureate

Amedeo Avogadro

Amedeo Avogadro

9 August 1776 - 9 July 1856

Chemists

Primo Levi

Primo Levi

31 July 1919 - 11 April 1987

Italian chemist, memoirist, short story writer, novelist, essayist

Johan August Arfwedson

Johan August Arfwedson

12 January 1792 - 28 October 1841

Chemists

Erich Hückel

Erich Hückel

August 9, 1896 - February 16, 1980

German physical chemist known for the Debye-Hückel Theory and the Hückel method

Linus Pauling

Linus Pauling

February 28, 1901 - August 19, 1994

American biochemist and theoretical chemist, anti-nuclear testing campaigner, Nobel laureate

Lars Onsager

Lars Onsager

November 27, 1903 - October 5, 1976

Physical chemist

Svante Arrhenius

Svante Arrhenius

19 February 1859 - 2 October 1927

Physical chemist

Wilhelm Ostwald

Wilhelm Ostwald

1853 - 1932

German physical chemist and Nobel laureate

William Lipscomb

William Lipscomb

1919 - April 14, 2011

American chemist

Vladimir Markovnikov

Vladimir Markovnikov

December 22, 1837 - February 11, 1904

Chemists

William Crookes

William Crookes

17 June 1832 - 4 April 1919

British chemist and physicist

Roald Hoffmann

Roald Hoffmann

July 18, 1937 -

Chemists

Richard R. Ernst

Richard R. Ernst

1933 -

Nobel laureate in chemistry

Robert Curl

Robert Curl

August 23, 1933 -

Chemists

Richard Smalley

Richard Smalley

June 6, 1943 - October 28, 2005

American chemist

Pierre Curie

Pierre Curie

15 May 1859 - 19 April 1906

French chemist

Norman Hackerman

Norman Hackerman

March 2, 1912 - June 16, 2007

Chemists

Martin Lowry

Martin Lowry

26 October 1874 - 2 November 1936

Chemists

Louis Pasteur

Louis Pasteur

27 December 1822 - 28 September 1895

French microbiologist and chemist

Johannes Nicolaus Brønsted

Johannes Nicolaus Brønsted

February 22, 1879 - December 17, 1947

Physical chemist

John Pople

John Pople

31 October 1925 - 15 March 2004

Chemist

Justus von Liebig

Justus von Liebig

df=y December 5 - 18 April 1873

German chemist

Irving Langmuir

Irving Langmuir

31 January 1881 - 16 August 1957

Chemists

Harry Kroto

Harry Kroto

7 October 1939 -

Chemists

Glenn T. Seaborg

Glenn T. Seaborg

19 April 1912 - 25 February 1999

American chemist, Nobel Prize laureate

Gilbert N. Lewis

Gilbert N. Lewis

October 23, 1875 - March 23, 1946

American physical chemist

Frederick Soddy

Frederick Soddy

2 September 1877 - 22 September 1956

British chemist

Frederick Abel

Frederick Abel

17 July 1827 - 6 September 1902

Chemist

August Kekulé

August Kekulé

7 September 1829 - 13 July 1896

German organic chemist

Friedrich Wöhler

Friedrich Wöhler

31 July 1800 - 23 September 1882

German chemist

Adolph Wilhelm Hermann Kolbe

Adolph Wilhelm Hermann Kolbe

September 27, 1818 - November 25, 1884

Chemists

Antoine Lavoisier

Antoine Lavoisier

26 August 1743 - 8 May 1794

chemist, economist and nobleman.

Arthur Aikin

Arthur Aikin

1773 - 1854

chemist, mineralogist, scientific writer

Alfred Nobel

Alfred Nobel

21 October 1833 - 10 December 1896

Chemist, engineer, innovator, armaments manufacturer and the inventor of dynamite


Living octopus

Living octopus

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