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  • Friday, 23 August 2013

    IMPORTANT 100 SCIENTIST NAMES THEY SHAPED THIS WORLD


    1. Pythagoras c. 580 B.C.-C. 500 B.C.  
    2. Hippocates c. 460 B.C.-377 B.C.  
    3. Aristotle 384 B.C.-322 B.C. Platonism / Greek philosophy
    4. Euclid c. 325 B.C.-270 B.C. Platonism / Greek philosophy
    5. Archimedes c. 287-c. 212 B.C. Greek philosophy
    6. Eratosthenes c. 276 B.C.-c. 196 B.C.  
    7. Galen c. A.D. 130-c. 216  
    8. Hakim Ibn-e-Sina A.D. 980-1037 Islam
    9. Nicolaus Copernicus 1473-1543 Catholic (priest)
    10. Andreas Vesalius 1514-1564 Catholic
    11. Gallileo Galilei 1564-1642 Catholic
    12. Johannes Kepler 1571-1630 Lutheran
    13. William Harvey 1578-1657 Anglican (nominal)
    14. Rene Descartes 1596-1650 Catholic
    15. Blaise Pascal 1623-1662 Jansenist
    16. Robert Boyle 1627-1691 Anglican
    17. Christian Huygens 1632-1695 Calvinist
    18. Anton van Leeuwenhoek 1632-1723 Dutch Reformed
    19. Robert Hooke 1635-1703 Anglican
    20. Isaac Newton 1642-1727 Anglican (rejected Trinitarianism, i.e., Athanasianism;
    21. believed in the Arianism of the Primitive Church)
    22. Edmund Halley 1656-1742  
    23. Daniel Bernoulli 1700-1782 Calvinist
    24. Benjamin Franklin 1706-1790 Presbyterian; Deist
    25. Leonard Euler 1707-1783 Calvinist
    26. Carolus Linnaeus 1707-1778 Christianity
    27. Henry Cavendish 1731-1810  
    28. Joseph Priestley 1733-1804 Presbyterian; unitarian
    29. William Herschel 1738-1822 Jewish
    30. Antoine Laurent Lavoisier 1743-1794 Catholic
    31. Alessandro Volta 1746-1827 Catholic
    32. Edward Jenner 1749-1823 Anglican
    33. John Dalton 1766-1844 Quaker
    34. Georges Cuvier 1769-1832 Lutheran
    35. Alexander von Humboldt 1769-1859  
    36. Karl Friedrich Gauss 1777-1855 Lutheran
    37. Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac 1778-1850  
    38. Humphry Davy 1778-1829  
    39. Jons Jakob Berzelius 1779-1848  
    40. Michael Faraday 1791-1867 Sandemanian
    41. Charles Babbage 1792-1871 Anglican
    42. Joseph Henry 1797-1878 Presbyterian
    43. Matthew Fontaine Maury 1806-1873  
    44. Louis Agassiz 1807-1873 Lutheran
    45. Charles Darwin 1809-1882 Anglican (nominal); Unitarian
    46. Augusta Ada Byron 1815-1852  
    47. James Prescott Joule 1818-1868  
    48. Jean Bernard Leon Foucault 1819-1868  
    49. Gregor Mendel 1822-1884 Catholic (Augustinian monk)
    50. Louis Pasteur 1822-1895 Catholic
    51. William Thomson, Lord Kelvin 1824-1907 Anglican
    52. Joseph Lister 1827-1912 Quaker
    53. Friedrich August Kekule 1829-1896  
    54. James Clerk Maxwell 1831-1879 Presbyterian; Anglican; Baptist
    55. Dmitri Ivanovich Mendeleyev 1834-1907  
    56. William Henry Perkin 1838-1907  
    57. Wilhelm Konrad Roentgen 1845-1923  
    58. Thomas Alva Edison 1847-1931 Congregationalist; agnostic
    59. Luther Burbank 1849-1923 Unitarian
    60. Ivan Petrovich Pavlov 1849-1936  
    61. John Ambrose Fleming 1849-1945  
    62. William Ramsay 1852-1916  
    63. Antoine-Henri Becquerel 1852-1908 Catholic
    64. Albert Abraham Michelson 1852-1908 Jewish
    65. Sigmnd Freud 1856-1939 Jewish; Atheist; Freudian psychoanalysis (Freudianism)
    66. Joseph John Thomson 1856-1940  
    67. Nettie Marie Stevens 1861-1912  
    68. George Washington Carver 1864-1943 Christianity
    69. Marie Sklodowska Curie 1867-1934 Catholic (lapsed)
    70. Henrietta Swan Leavitt 1868-1921 Protestant
    71. Ernst Rutherford 1871-1937  
    72. Lise Meitner 1878-1968 Jewish-born Protestant
    73. Albert Einstein 1879-1955 Jewish
    74. Alexander Fleming 1881-1955 Catholic
    75. Niels Bohr 1885-1962 Jewish Lutheran
    76. Selman Abraham Waksman 1888-1973 Jewish
    77. Edwin Powell Hubble 1889-1953  
    78. Robert Alexander Watson-Watt 1892-1973  
    79. Arthur Holly Compton 1892-1962 Presbyterian
    80. Irene Joliot-Curie 1897-1956  
    81. Linus Carl Pauling 1901-1994 Lutheran
    82. Enrico Fermi 1901-1954 Catholic
    83. Werner Heisenberg 1901-1967 Lutheran
    84. Margaret Mead 1901-1978 Episcopalian
    85. Barbara McClintock 1902-1992  
    86. Grace Brewster Murray Hopper 1906-1992 Jewish
    87. Marie Goeppert-Mayer 1906-1972  
    88. John Bardeen 1908-1991  
    89. William Bradford Shockley 1910-1989  
    90. Dorothy Crowfood Hodgkin 1910-1994  
    91. Jaques Yves Cousteau 1910-1997  
    92. Luis Walter Alvarez 1911-1988  
    93. Charles Hard Townes 1915-  
    94. Richard Philipis Feynman 1918-1988 Jewish
    95. Frederick Sanger 1918-  
    96. Rosalind Elsie Franklin 1920-1958 Jewish
    97. Rosalyn Sussman Yalow 1921- Jewish
    98. Har Gobind Khorana 1922- Hindu
    99. Tsung-Dao Lee 1926-  
    100. James Dewey Watson 1928-  
    101. Stephen William Hawking 1942- atheist