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University of Halle

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION

The Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg formed 1817 by the merger of the University of Halle (founded 1694) and the University of Wittenberg (founded 1502, closed by order of Napoleon Bonaparte in 1813.)

Location:
Halle, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany

Founding Date:
1694

Official Website:
http://www.uni-halle.de/

STUDENTS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Anton Wilhelm Amo
Philosopher
1703 1784 First European-educated African philosopher
Rudolf Clausius
Physicist
2-Jan-1822 24-Aug-1888 Second Law of Thermodynamics
Johann Augustus Eberhard
Philosopher
31-Aug-1739 6-Jan-1809 Neue Apologie des Socrates
Hans-Dietrich Genscher
Government
21-Mar-1927   German Foreign Minister, 1974-92
George Frideric Handel
Composer
23-Feb-1685 14-Apr-1759 Messiah
Edmund Husserl
Philosopher
8-Apr-1859 26-Apr-1938 Phenomenological philosopher
Carl Loewe
Composer
30-Nov-1796 20-Apr-1869 German composer of ballads
August Möbius
Astronomer
17-Nov-1790 26-Sep-1868 Möbius strip
Friedrich Mohs
Geologist
29-Jan-1773 29-Sep-1839 Mohs Scale of Mineral Hardness
Leopold von Ranke
Historian
12-Dec-1795 23-May-1886 Prominent 19th century German historian
Oswald Spengler
Historian
29-May-1880 8-May-1936 The Decline of the West
Hermann Staudinger
Chemist
23-Mar-1881 8-Sep-1965 Macromolecular chemistry
Ludwig Tieck
Novelist
31-May-1773 28-Apr-1853 Franz Sternbalds Wanderungen
Paul Tillich
Religion
20-Aug-1886 22-Oct-1965 Systematic Theology
Lutz Schwerin von Krosigk
Head of State
22-Aug-1887 4-Mar-1977 German Chancellor, 1945
Wilhelm Weber
Physicist
24-Oct-1804 23-Jun-1891 Student of electromagnetism
Johann Winckelmann
Archaeologist
9-Dec-1717 8-Jun-1768 Geschichte der Kunst des Alterthums

TEACHERS AND PROFESSORS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Anton Wilhelm Amo
Philosopher
1703 1784 First European-educated African philosopher
Emil von Behring
Doctor
15-Mar-1854 31-Mar-1917 Created diptheria innoculation
Georg Cantor
Mathematician
3-Mar-1845 6-Jan-1918 Founder of set theory
Johann Augustus Eberhard
Philosopher
31-Aug-1739 6-Jan-1809 Neue Apologie des Socrates
Gustav Hertz
Physicist
22-Jul-1887 30-Oct-1975 Franck-Hertz experiment
Julius Plücker
Mathematician
16-Jul-1801 22-May-1868 Analytical geometry
Wilhelm Weber
Physicist
24-Oct-1804 23-Jun-1891 Student of electromagnetism
Christian Wolff
Philosopher
24-Jan-1679 9-Apr-1754 Philosopher of the Leibniz model
Karl Ziegler
Chemist
26-Nov-1898 12-Aug-1973 Researcher in plastics

ADMINISTRATORS AND TRUSTEES

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Christian Wolff
Philosopher
24-Jan-1679 9-Apr-1754 Philosopher of the Leibniz model


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