Humboldt University of Berlin
The Humboldt University of Berlin (German: Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin) is one of Berlin's oldest universities, founded in 1810 as the University of Berlin (Universität zu Berlin) by the libera...
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Adolf Aron Baginsky
Adolf Aron Baginsky (May 22, 1843 – 1918) was a Jewish-German professor of diseases of children at Berlin University. He was an older brother to otorhinolaryngologist Benno Baginsky (1848-1919...
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Wilhelm Grewe
Wilhelm Georg Grewe (16 October 1911 – 11 January 2000) was a German diplomat and professor of international law. He played a major role in formulating the Hallstein Doctrine. He was an expert in...
Gottfried von Droste
Gottfried von Droste (1908–1992), a.k.a. Gottfried von Droste zu Vischering-Padberg, was a German physical chemist. He worked at the Kaiser Wilhelm Institute of Chemistry. He independently predicted ...
Clive Day
Clive Hart Day (February 11, 1871 – July 27, 1951) was an American college professor and author of the history of economics. He was chief of the Balkan Division of the American Commission to Negotiate...
Ludwig Friedländer
Ludwig Henrich Friedlaender (July 16, 1824 Königsberg – December 16, 1909 Straßburg, German Empire) was a German philologist. He was one of the preeminent scholars of Ancient Rome of his time and is...
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Adolf Pinner
Adolf Pinner (August 31, 1842 – May 21, 1909) was a German chemist.He was educated at the Jewish Theological Seminary at Breslau and at the University of Berlin (Phd in Chemistry (Doctor der Chemie), ...
Gerhard Anschütz
Gerhard Anschütz (10 January 1867 in Halle (Saale) - 14 April 1948 in Heidelberg) was a noted German teacher of constitutional law and the leading commentator of the Weimar Constitution. His principal...
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Berlin School of Library and Information Science
The Berlin School of Library and Information Science at Humboldt Universität zu Berlin (in German, "Institut für Bibliotheks- und Informationswissenschaft") offers study programmes at three levels: ba...
Gabriele Eckart
Gabriele Eckart, born on March 23, 1954 in Falkenstein/Vogtland, is a German author.
Gabriele Eckart studied Philosophy from 1972 to 1976 at the Humboldt University of Berlin. She concluded her st...
Barrows Dunham
Barrows Dunham (October 10, 1905 – November 19, 1995) was an American author and professor of philosophy. Best known for popular works of philosophy such as Man against Myth (1947) and Heroes an...
Wilhelm Xylander
Wilhelm Xylander (born Wilhelm Holtzman, graecized to Xylander; 26 December 1532 – 10 February 1576) was a German classical scholar and humanist.Born at Augsburg, he studied at Tübingen, and in 1558, ...
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Johann Karl Eduard Buschmann
Johann Karl Eduard Buschmann (February 14, 1805, Magdeburg - April 21, 1880, Berlin) was a German philologist. His research in comparative philology was directed chiefly toward the dialects of Malaysi...
Hermann Dessau
Hermann Dessau (April 6, 1856, Frankfurt am Main - April 12, 1931, Berlin) was a German ancient historian and epigrapher. He is noted for a key work of textual criticism published in 1889 on the Hi...
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Selmar Aschheim
Selmar Aschheim (October 4, 1878 – 1965) was a German gynecologist who was a native resident of Berlin.In 1902 he received a doctorate of medicine in Freiburg, and later became director of the l...
Adolf Engler
Heinrich Gustav Adolf Engler (March 25, 1844 – October 10, 1930) was a German botanist. He is notable for his work on plant taxonomy and phytogeography, such as Die natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien (The N...
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Friedrich Wilhelm Eduard Gerhard
Friedrich Wilhelm Eduard Gerhard (November 29, 1795 – May 12, 1867) was a German archaeologist. He was co-founder and secretary of the first international archaeological society.
Gerhard was bor...
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Heinrich Class
Heinrich Claß (February 29, 1868, Alzey – April 16, 1953, Jena) was a German right-wing politician and president of the Pan-German League from 1908 to 1939. He is commonly known for his books about ...
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Centre for British Studies
Part of Humboldt University of Berlin, the Centre for British Studies /Großbritannienzentrum (GBZ) is an interdisciplinary institute committed to teaching and research focused on the United Kingdom. I...
Heinrich Philipp August Damerow
Heinrich Philipp August Damerow (28 December 1798 – 22 September 1866) was a German psychiatrist born in Stettin, Province of Pomerania, Prussia (today Szczecin, Poland). He made significant contribut...
Friedrich Paschen
Louis Karl Heinrich Friedrich Paschen (22 January 1865 - 25 February 1947), was a German physicist, known for his work on electrical discharges. He is also known for the Paschen series, a series of h...
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Alexander Dickson (botanist)
Alexander Dickson FRSE (21 February 1836 – 30 December 1887) was a Scottish morphological botanist and botanical artist.Born at Edinburgh, his family had previously had members in the legal and medica...
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Mehrangiz Dowlatshahi
Mehrangiz Dowlatshahi (13 December 1919 - October 2008) was an Iranian social activist and politician, who held significant positions, including ambassador of Iran and minister of women affairs, as th...
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Moritz Haupt
Moritz Haupt (July 27, 1808 – February 5, 1874), was a German philologist.
He was born at Zittau, Lusatia, Saxony. His early education was mainly conducted by his father, Ernst Friedrich Haupt, b...
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Heinrich Wilhelm Dove
Heinrich Wilhelm Dove (6 October 1803 – 4 April 1879) was a Prussian physicist and meteorologist. He was the father of Alfred and Richard Dove.
Dove was born in Liegnitz. Dove studied histor...
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Erich von Drygalski
Erich Dagobert von Drygalski (February 9, 1865 – January 10, 1949) was a German geographer, geophysicist and polar scientist, born in Königsberg, Province of Prussia.Between 1882 and 1887, Dryga...
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Erwin Stresemann
Erwin Stresemann (22 November 1889, Dresden – 20 November 1972, Berlin) was a German naturalist and ornithologist.From 1908 onward, he studied zoology at the Universities of Jena, Munich and Freiburg,...
Gustav von Schmoller
Gustav von Schmoller ([ˈʃmɔlɐ]; 24 June 1838 – 27 June 1917) was the leader of the "younger" German historical school of economics.
Schmoller was born in Heilbronn. His father was a Württemberg ci...
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