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University of Brussels

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION

  • Université Libre de Bruxelles
  • Vrije Universiteit Brussel
  • Katholieke Universiteit Brussel

Location:
Brussels, Belgium

STUDENTS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Jules Bordet
Scientist
13-Jun-1870 6-Apr-1961 Researched antibodies and antigens
Philippe Busquin
Politician
6-Jan-1941   EU Commissioner for Research, 1999-2004
William M. Drozdiak
Journalist
c. 1949   American Council on Germany
John D. Hardy, Jr.
Attorney
c. 1944   O'Melveny & Myers
Enver Hoxha
Head of State
16-Oct-1908 11-Apr-1985 Ruler of Albania, 1944-85
Henri La Fontaine
Activist
22-Apr-1854 14-May-1943 Belgian activist, Nobel Prize recipient
Ronald S. Lauder
Business
26-Feb-1944   US Ambassador to Austria, 1986-87
Doyle McManus
Journalist
c. 1952   LA Times Washington bureau chief
Judith Miller
Journalist
2-Jan-1948   Credulous NY Times WMD maven
Stanford Moore
Chemist
4-Sep-1913 23-Aug-1982 Amino-acid analyzer
Ilya Prigogine
Chemist
25-Jan-1917 28-May-2003 Theory of dissipative structures
Martin Rodbell
Scientist
1-Dec-1925 7-Dec-1998 G-protein cell signal transmission
Victor Schertzinger
Film Director
8-Apr-1890 26-Oct-1941 Road to Singapore
Paul-Henri Spaak
Head of State
25-Jan-1899 31-Jul-1972 Belgian Prime Minister, NATO chief
Frances E. Willis
Diplomat
20-May-1899 1983 First Female US Ambassador

TEACHERS AND PROFESSORS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Jules Bordet
Scientist
13-Jun-1870 6-Apr-1961 Researched antibodies and antigens
Philippe Busquin
Politician
6-Jan-1941   EU Commissioner for Research, 1999-2004
Albert Claude
Scientist
23-Aug-1899 22-May-1983 Microstructure of the cell
Otto Loewi
Scientist
3-Jun-1873 25-Dec-1961 Acetylcholine as a neurotransmitter
Auguste Piccard
Physicist
28-Jan-1884 24-Mar-1962 First man in the stratosphere
Ilya Prigogine
Chemist
25-Jan-1917 28-May-2003 Theory of dissipative structures

ADMINISTRATORS AND TRUSTEES

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Albert Claude
Scientist
23-Aug-1899 22-May-1983 Microstructure of the cell
Henri La Fontaine
Activist
22-Apr-1854 14-May-1943 Belgian activist, Nobel Prize recipient


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