Timofey Florinskiy
Timofiej Fłorinski (1854–1919) was a Russian historian.
Sergey Aksakov
Sergey Timofeyevich Aksakov (Russian: Серге́й Тимофе́евич Акса́ков) (October 1 [O.S. September 20] 1791—May 12 [O.S. April 30] 1859) was a 19th-century Ru...
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Lyubomir Miletich
Lyubomir Miletich (Bulgarian: Любомир Милетич) (14 January 1863 – 1 June 1937) was a leading Bulgarian linguist, ethnographer, dialectologist and historian, as well as the chairman of the Bul...
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Ivan Turgenev
Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev (/tɜrˈɡɛnjəf, -ˈɡeɪn-/; Russian: Ива́н Серге́евич Турге́нев; [ɪˈvan sʲɪrˈɡʲeɪvʲɪtɕ tʊrˈɡʲenʲɪf]; November 9 [O.S. October 28] 1818 – Sept...
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Fyodor Shcherbatskoy
Fyodor Ippolitovich Shcherbatskoy or Stcherbatsky (Фёдор Ипполи́тович Щербатско́й) (1 October 1866 – 18 March 1942), often referred to in the literature as F. Th. Stcherbatsky, was a Russian Indologis...
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Kliment Timiryazev
Kliment Arkadievich Timiryazev (Russian: Климе́нт Арка́дьевич Тимиря́зев) (1843–1920) was a Russian botanist, physiologist. He founded a faculty of vegetable physiology and a laboratory at t...
Ernst Rudolf von Trautvetter
Ernst Rudolf von Trautvetter (1809, Jelgava - 1889, St. Petersburg), was a Baltic German botanist, specialising in the flora of the Caucasus and central Asia.He was the son of Friedrich Wilhelm Trautv...
William Hooker (botanist)
Sir William Jackson Hooker, FRS (6 July 1785 – 12 August 1865) was an English systematic botanist and organiser, and botanical illustrator. He held the post of Regius Professor of Botany at Glasgow Un...
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Richard Owen
Sir Richard Owen FRS KCB (20 July 1804 – 18 December 1892) was an English biologist, comparative anatomist and paleontologist. Despite being a controversial figure, Owen is generally considered t...
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Julius Lothar Meyer
Julius Lothar von Meyer (August 19, 1830 – April 11, 1895) was a German chemist. He was one of the pioneers in developing the first periodic table of chemical elements. Both, Mendeleev and Meyer worke...
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Claude Bernard
Claude Bernard ([bɛʁnaʁ]; 12 July 1813 – 10 February 1878) was a French physiologist. Historian I. Bernard Cohen of Harvard University called Bernard "one of the greatest of all men of science". Among...
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Nikolai Polevoy
Nikolai Alekseevich Polevoy (Russian Никола́й Алексе́евич Полево́й) (July 3 [O.S. June 22] 1796-March 6 [O.S. February 22] 1846) was a controversial Russian editor,...
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Hugo Gyldén
Johan August Hugo Gyldén (May 29, 1841 in Helsinki – November 9, 1896 in Stockholm) was a Finland-Swedish astronomer primarily known for work in celestial mechanics.Gyldén was the son of Nils Ab...
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Edouard Van Beneden
Édouard Joseph Louis Marie Van Beneden (5 March 1846 – 28 April 1910), son of Pierre-Joseph Van Beneden, was a Belgian embryologist, cytologist and marine biologist. He was professor of zoology at the...
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Nikolai Turczaninow
Nikolai Stepánovich Turczanínow (1796 in Nikitovka, now in Krasnogvardeysky District, Belgorod Oblast, Russia – 1863 in Kharkov) was a Russian botanist who first identified several genera, and many sp...
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Alfred Nicolas Rambaud
Alfred Nicolas Rambaud (2 July 1842 – 10 November 1905) was a French historian.
Alfred Nicolas Rambaud was born in Besançon. After studying at the École Normale Supérieure, he completed his studie...
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Lyubov Dostoyevskaya
Lyubov Fyodorovna Dostoyevskaya (Russian: Любо́вь Фёдоровна Достое́вская; 1869–1926) was a Russian writer, memoirist and the second daughter of famous writer Fyodor Dostoyevsky and his wife Anna. ...
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Eduard Strasburger
Eduard Adolf Strasburger (1 February 1844 – 18 May 1912) was a Polish-German professor who was one of the most famous botanists of the 19th century.He was born in Warsaw, Congress Poland, son of Edw...
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John Muir (indologist)
John Muir (February 5, 1810 – March 7, 1882) was a Scottish Sanskrit scholar and Indologist.
Muir was born in Glasgow, Scotland, one of four brothers amongst whom was William Muir, and educa...
Thomas Babington Macaulay, 1st Baron Macaulay
Thomas Babington Macaulay, 1st Baron Macaulay, PC (25 October 1800 – 28 December 1859) was a British historian and Whig politician. He wrote extensively as an essayist and reviewer; his books on ...
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Karl Ernst Claus
Karl Ernst Claus (also Karl Klaus or Carl Claus, Russian: Карл Ка́рлович Кла́ус, 23 January 1796 – 24 March 1864) was a Baltic German chemist and naturalist. Claus was a professor at Kazan State U...
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Franjo Rački
Franjo Rački (25 November 1828 – 13 February 1894) was a Croatian historian, politician and writer. He compiled important collections of old Croatian diplomatic and historical documents, wrote some pi...
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Friedrich Johann Karl Becke
Friedrich Johann Karl Becke (31 December 1855 in Prague – 18 June 1931 in Vienna) was an Austrian mineralogist and petrograph.
After studying at the University of Vienna, where he specialized...