Chemists

Luis Federico Leloir

Luis Federico Leloir

1906 - 1987

An Argentine doctor and biochemist, the first Spanish-speaking winner of the Nobel prize

Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac

Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac

1778 - 1850

A French chemist and physicist, a member of the French Academy of science

Friedrich August Kekule

Friedrich August Kekule

A German organic chemist

Ivan Horbachevsky

Ivan Horbachevsky

May 5, 1854 - May 24, 1942

Chemists

Viktor Meyer

Viktor Meyer

8 September 1848 - 1897

German chemist

Jean Fréchet

Jean Fréchet

August 19, 1944 -

Chemists

Theodor Curtius

Theodor Curtius

27 May 1857 - 8 February 1928

Chemists

Joseph Henry Gilbert

Joseph Henry Gilbert

1 August 1817 - 23 December 1901

Chemists

Marcel Vogel

Marcel Vogel

April 14, 1917 - 1991

American chemist, physicist

Lawrence Joseph Henderson

Lawrence Joseph Henderson

June 3, 1878 - February 10, 1942

Chemists

Benjamin Widom

Benjamin Widom

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American theoretical chemist

Wilhelm Rudolph Fittig

Wilhelm Rudolph Fittig

December 6, 1835 - November 19, 1910

German chemist

Georg Lunge

Georg Lunge

1839 - 1923

Chemists

Richard R. Schrock

Richard R. Schrock

4 January 1945 -

American chemist

Fraser Stoddart

Fraser Stoddart

24 May 1942 -

Scottish chemist

K. C. Nicolaou

K. C. Nicolaou

July 5, 1946 -

Chemists

Robert H. Grubbs

Robert H. Grubbs

27 February 1942 -

Chemists

Hugo Schiff

Hugo Schiff

26 April 1834 - 8 September 1915

German chemist

Percy Gilchrist

Percy Gilchrist

27 December 1851 - 16 December 1935

Chemists

Leo Sternbach

Leo Sternbach

May 7, 1908 - September 28, 2005

Croatian chemist

Antoine Baumé

Antoine Baumé

26 February 1728 - 15 October 1804

Chemists

Nicolas Lemery

Nicolas Lemery

November 17, 1645 - June 19, 1715

Chemists

Camille Sandorfy

Camille Sandorfy

9 December 1920 - 6 June 2006

Canadian chemist

Louis Camille Maillard

Louis Camille Maillard

February 4, 1878 - May 12, 1936

Chemists

Robert Ackman

Robert Ackman

September 27, 1927 -

Chemist, professor

Henry Drysdale Dakin

Henry Drysdale Dakin

12 March 1880 - 10 February 1952

Chemists

Charles Thomas Beer

Charles Thomas Beer

18 November 1915 - 15 June 2010

organic chemist

François-Marie Raoult

François-Marie Raoult

10 May 1830 - 1 April 1901

French chemist

Wilhelm Normann

Wilhelm Normann

16 January 1870 - 1 May 1939

Chemists

Carl Duisberg

Carl Duisberg

29 September 1861 - 19 March 1935

Chemists

Edgar William Richard Steacie

Edgar William Richard Steacie

December 25, 1900 - August 28, 1962

Canadian physical chemist

Johannes Thiele (chemist)

Johannes Thiele (chemist)

May 13, 1865 - April 17, 1918

German chemist

Hazel Bishop

Hazel Bishop

August 17, 1906 - December 5, 1998

American chemist

Moses Gomberg

Moses Gomberg

February 8, 1866 - February 12, 1947

Chemists

Wilhelm Schlenk

Wilhelm Schlenk

22 March 1879 - 29 April 1943

German chemist

Marcel Pourbaix

Marcel Pourbaix

19 September 1904 - 28 September 1998

Chemists

Aleksei Chichibabin

Aleksei Chichibabin

17 March 1871 - 15 August 1945

Chemists

Carl Harries

Carl Harries

5 August 1866 - 3 November 1923

Chemists

Otto Eisenschiml

Otto Eisenschiml

June 16, 1880 - December 7, 1963

Chemists

Hermann Wilhelm Vogel

Hermann Wilhelm Vogel

March 26, 1834 - 1898

German photochemist and spectrum analyst

Denis Evans

Denis Evans

19 April 1951 -

Australian chemist

Benjamin Silliman, Jr.

Benjamin Silliman, Jr.

December 4, 1816 - January 14, 1885

American chemist

James Muspratt

James Muspratt

August 12 1793 - May 4 1886

Chemists

Prafulla Chandra Ray

Prafulla Chandra Ray

2 August 1861 - 16 June 1944

Chemists

Drahoslav Lím

Drahoslav Lím

September 30, 1925 - August 22, 2003

Chemists

Pierre Joseph Pelletier

Pierre Joseph Pelletier

22 March 1788 - 19 July 1842

Chemists

Michael H. Gelb

Michael H. Gelb

1957 -

American biochemist at the University of Washington

Emil Kopp

Emil Kopp

March 3, 1817 - November 30, 1875

French chemist

Hermann Franz Moritz Kopp

Hermann Franz Moritz Kopp

30 October 1817 - 20 February 1892

German chemist

Jean Louis Lassaigne

Jean Louis Lassaigne

September 22, 1800 - March 18, 1859

Chemists

James Sheridan Muspratt

James Sheridan Muspratt

8 March 1821 - 3 February 1871

Chemists

Eilhard Mitscherlich

Eilhard Mitscherlich

7 January 1794 - 28 August 1863

German chemist

Johann Böhm

Johann Böhm

January 20, 1895 - November 27, 1952

Chemists

Otto Hönigschmid

Otto Hönigschmid

March 13, 1878 - October 14, 1945

Chemists

Heinrich Caro

Heinrich Caro

February 13, 1834 - September 11, 1910

Chemists

John Robison (physicist)

John Robison (physicist)

4 February 1739 - 30 January 1805

Chemists

Joachim Sauer

Joachim Sauer

1949 -

German chemist

Fritz Ullmann

Fritz Ullmann

July 2, 1875 - March 17, 1939

German chemist

Louis Fieser

Louis Fieser

April 7, 1899 - July 25, 1977

Chemists

Carl Remigius Fresenius

Carl Remigius Fresenius

28 December 1818 - 3 May 1897

Chemists

Humphry Bowen

Humphry Bowen

22 June 1929 - 9 August 2001

Chemist, botanist, lichenologist

Francis Preston Venable

Francis Preston Venable

November 17, 1856 - March 17, 1934

American chemist

William Thomas Brande

William Thomas Brande

11 January 1788 - 11 February 1866

Chemists

Alexandre Brongniart

Alexandre Brongniart

5 February 1770 - 7 October 1847

Chemists

Aharon Katzir

Aharon Katzir

1914 - 30 May 1972

Chemists

Jeremias Benjamin Richter

Jeremias Benjamin Richter

March 10, 1762 - April 14, 1807

Chemists

Robert Kane (chemist)

Robert Kane (chemist)

24 September 1809 - 16 February 1890

Chemists

Roger Gaudry

Roger Gaudry

December 15, 1913 - October 7, 2001

Chemists

Carl Kellner (mystic)

Carl Kellner (mystic)

1 September 1851 - June 7, 1905

Austrian chemist and mystic

John Gofman

John Gofman

September 21, 1918 - August 15, 2007

Chemists

Rainer Ludwig Claisen

Rainer Ludwig Claisen

January 14, 1851 - January 5, 1930

German chemist best known for his work with condensations of carbonyls and sigmatropic rearrangements

Olivia Lum

Olivia Lum

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Chemists

William Standish Knowles

William Standish Knowles

June 1, 1917 - June 13, 2012

Chemists

John E. Walker

John E. Walker

7 January 1941 -

Professor Sir John E. Walker FRS

Heinrich Rose

Heinrich Rose

6 August 1795 - 27 January 1864

Chemists

Jack Lewis, Baron Lewis of Newnham

Jack Lewis, Baron Lewis of Newnham

13 February 1928 -

Chemists

Hans Tropsch

Hans Tropsch

October 7, 1889 - October 8, 1935

German chemist

Felix Hoppe-Seyler

Felix Hoppe-Seyler

26 December 1825 - 10 August 1895

Chemists

Karen Wetterhahn

Karen Wetterhahn

October 16, 1948 - June 8, 1997

American chemist

Walter Noddack

Walter Noddack

17 August 1893 - 7 December 1960

Chemists

Carl Mannich

Carl Mannich

March 8, 1877 - March 5, 1947

Chemists

Oliver Wolcott Gibbs

Oliver Wolcott Gibbs

February 21, 1822 - December 9, 1908

Chemists

Sir Lowthian Bell, 1st Baronet

Sir Lowthian Bell, 1st Baronet

18 February 1816 - 20 December 1904

Ironmaster, industrial chemist, railway owner

Peter Coveney

Peter Coveney

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Chemists

Andreas Sigismund Marggraf

Andreas Sigismund Marggraf

3 March 1709 - 7 August 1782

Chemists

John Davy (chemist)

John Davy (chemist)

24 May 1790 - 1868

Chemists

Friedrich Konrad Beilstein

Friedrich Konrad Beilstein

17 February 1838 - 18 October 1906

Chemists

Victor Goldschmidt

Victor Goldschmidt

January 27, 1888 - March 20, 1947

Mineralogist and geochemist

Margaret Oakley Dayhoff

Margaret Oakley Dayhoff

March 11, 1925 - February 5, 1983

American biochemist

George Brecht

George Brecht

August 27, 1926 - December 5, 2008

Chemists

John Maddox

John Maddox

1925 - 2009

Welsh chemist, physicist, journalist and editor

Eugène-Anatole Demarçay

Eugène-Anatole Demarçay

January 1, 1852 - March 5, 1903

Chemists

Hans Goldschmidt

Hans Goldschmidt

1861 - 1923

Chemists

C. N. R. Rao

C. N. R. Rao

June 30, 1934 -

Chemists

William Cookworthy

William Cookworthy

12 April 1705 - 17 October 1780

Chemists

Paul Walden

Paul Walden

26 July 1863 - 22 January 1957

Russian chemist

Arthur Birch (organic chemist)

Arthur Birch (organic chemist)

3 August 1915 - 8 December 1995

Chemists

Boris Nikolsky

Boris Nikolsky

1900 - 1990

Chemists

Wendell L. Roelofs

Wendell L. Roelofs

July 26, 1938 -

developed insect sex attractants for agricultural pest control

John Albery

John Albery

5 April 1936 -

Physical chemist


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