Stefan Hecht
Stefan Hecht (born 1974) is a German chemist, working in the area of functional nanostructures. He is currently full professor at Humboldt University of Berlin and holds the Chair of Organic Chemistry...
Stefan Bergman
Stefan Bergman (5 May 1895 – 6 June 1977) was a Polish-born American mathematician whose primary work was in complex analysis. He is best known for the kernel function he discovered while at Berlin Un...
Eduard Zeller
Eduard Gottlob Zeller ([ˈtsɛlɐ]; 22 January 1814, Kleinbottwar – 19 March 1908, Stuttgart), was a German philosopher and Protestant theologian of the Tübingen School of theology. He was most known for...
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Max von Laue
Max Theodor Felix von Laue (9 October 1879 – 24 April 1960) was a German physicist who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1914 for his discovery of the diffraction of X-rays by crystals. In addition to...
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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...
Richard Willstätter
Richard Martin Willstätter, ForMemRS (13 August 1872 – 3 August 1942) was a German organic chemist whose study of the structure of plant pigments, chlorophyll included, won him the 1915 Nobel Prize fo...
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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), ...
Hans Kniep
Karl Johannes Kniep (3 April 1881 - 17 November 1930) was a German botanist who was a native of Jena.He studied medicine at the University of Kiel, and botany in Jena with Christian Ernst Stahl (1848-...
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Hermann Schwarz
Karl Hermann Amandus Schwarz (25 January 1843 – 30 November 1921) was a German mathematician, known for his work in complex analysis. He was born in Hermsdorf, Silesia (now Jerzmanowa, Poland). He wa...
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Hermann Gunkel
Hermann Gunkel (1862–1932), a German Old Testament scholar, founded form criticism. He also became a leading representative of the history of religions school. His major works cover Genesis and the P...
Joachim Wilhelm Franz Philipp von Holtzendorff
Joachim Wilhelm Franz Philipp von Holtzendorff (October 14, 1829 – February 4, 1889), German jurist, born at Vietmannsdorf (a village in Templin), in the Mark of Brandenburg, was descended from a fami...
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Heinrich Ritter
Heinrich Ritter ([ˈʀɪtɐ]; 21 November 1791 – 3 February 1869) was a German philosopher.He was born at Zerbst, and studied philosophy and theology at Göttingen and Berlin until 1815. In 1824 he became...
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Gerhard Ertl
Gerhard Ertl (born 10 October 1936) is a German physicist and a Professor emeritus at the Department of Physical Chemistry, Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft in Berlin, Germany. Ertl’s ...
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Georg von der Gabelentz
Hans Georg Conon von der Gabelentz (16 March 1840 - 11 December 1893) was a German general linguist and sinologist. His Chinesische Grammatik (1881), according to a critic, "remains until today recogn...
Ulrich Köhler
Ulrich Köhler (6 November 1838 Kleinneuhausen – 21 October 1903 Berlin) was a German archaeologist.
He studied at the University of Jena and was appointed secretary of the Prussian embassy at Athe...
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Felix Dahn
Felix Ludwig Julius Dahn (February 9, 1834 – January 3, 1912) was a German nationalist and anti-semitic lawyer, author and historian.He was also known for writing nationalist poetry.
Julius Sophus...
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Otto von Gerlach
Karl Friedrich Otto von Gerlach (12 April 1801 – 24 October 1849) was a German theologian and pastor from Berlin.He was the youngest of five children of Carl Friedrich Leopold von Gerlach (...
Georg Ludwig Hartig
Georg Ludwig Hartig (September 2, 1764 – February 2, 1837) was a German forester.
Hartig was born at Gladenbach, in present-day Hesse. After obtaining a practical knowledge of forestry from his un...
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Friedrich Markgraf
Friedrich Markgraf (1 February 1897 in Berlin-Friedenau – 8 March 1987) was a German botanist.
After secondary school, Markgraf studied biology at the Friedrich Wilhelm University Berlin. In...
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Theodor Hartig
Theodor Hartig (21 February 1805 – 26 March 1880) was a German forestry biologist and botanist.
Hartig was born in Dillenburg. He was educated in Berlin (1824–1827), and was successively lecturer ...
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Erich Schumann
Erich Schumann (5 January 1898 – 25 April 1985) was a German physicist who specialized in acoustics and explosives, and had a penchant for music, as he was a grandson of the classical composer R...
Alexander Dinghas
Alexander Dinghas (February 9, 1908 – April 19, 1974) was a Greek mathematician.
Dinghas was born on February 9, 1908 in Smyrna (now İzmir), Turkey. He did his schooling in Smyrna. He and his fami...
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Robert Michaelis von Olshausen
Robert Michaelis von Olshausen (3 July 1835 – 1 February 1915) was a German obstetrician and gynecologist. He was born in Kiel and died in Berlin. He was the son of Justus Olshausen (1800–82), a profe...
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Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg
Ernst Wilhelm Theodor Herrmann Hengstenberg (October 20, 1802, Fröndenberg – May 28, 1869, Berlin), was a German Lutheran churchman and neo-Lutheran theologian from an old and important Dortmund famil...
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Leopold von Ranke
Leopold von Ranke (/ˈrɑːŋkə/; [ˈʀaŋkə]; 21 December 1795 – 23 May 1886) was a German historian and a founder of modern source-based history. According to Caroline Hoefferle, “Ranke was probably the mo...
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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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Karl Immanuel Nitzsch
Karl Immanuel Nitzsch (September 21, 1787, Borna – August 21, 1868, Berlin), was a German Lutheran church leader.He was born at the small Saxon town of Borna near Leipzig. His father, Karl Ludwig Nit...
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Heinrich Dernburg
Heinrich Dernburg (3 March 1829 – 25 November 1907) was a German jurist, professor, and politician. Born in Mainz, Grand Duchy of Hesse, he was the brother of Friedrich Dernburg.Of Jewish origin...
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Max Born
Max Born ([bɔɐ̯n]; 11 December 1882 – 5 January 1970) was a German physicist and mathematician who was instrumental in the development of quantum mechanics. He also made contributions to solid-st...
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