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EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION

Location:
Bonn, Germany

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

STUDENTS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Konrad Adenauer
Politician
5-Jan-1876 19-Apr-1967 Chancellor of West Germany, 1949-61
Prince Albert
Royalty
26-Aug-1819 14-Dec-1861 Royal Consort of Queen Victoria
Franz Boas
Anthropologist
9-Jul-1858 22-Dec-1942 Father of American Anthropology
Heinrich Bruening
Head of State
26-Nov-1885 30-Mar-1970 Chancellor of Germany, 1930-32
Jacob Burckhardt
Historian
25-May-1818 8-Aug-1897 The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy
Thomas Enders
Business
21-Dec-1958   CEO of EADS
Max Ernst
Painter
2-Apr-1891 1-Apr-1976 The Virgin Spanking the Christ Child
Emil Fischer
Chemist
9-Oct-1852 15-Jul-1919 Peptide bond
Carl Remigius Fresenius
Chemist
28-Dec-1818 11-Jun-1897 Anleitung zur qualitativen chemischen Analyse
Joseph Goebbels
Government
29-Oct-1897 1-May-1945 Reich Minister of Propaganda
Theodore F. Green
Politician
2-Oct-1867 19-May-1966 Governor and Senator from Rhode Island
Jürgen Habermas
Philosopher
18-Jun-1929   The Theory of Communicative Action
Ross Granville Harrison
Zoologist
13-Jan-1870 30-Sep-1959 Embryology and tissue culture techniques
Harald zur Hausen
Scientist
11-Mar-1936   Papilloma virus
Otto Heckmann
Astronomer
23-Jun-1901 13-May-1983 Investigated cosmic expansion
Heinrich Heine
Poet
13-Dec-1797 17-Feb-1856 Buch der Lieder
Walter Hess
Scientist
17-Mar-1881 12-Aug-1973 Brain mapping, neurophysiological methods
Paul von Heyse
Author
15-Mar-1830 2-Apr-1914 L'Arrabbiata
Jacobus H. van 't Hoff
Chemist
30-Aug-1852 1-Mar-1911 Three-dimensional molecular properties
James Robertson Justice
Actor
15-Jun-1907 2-Jul-1975 Doctor in the House
Klaus Kinkel
Politician
17-Dec-1936   German Foreign Minister, 1992-98
Otto Lambsdorff
Politician
20-Dec-1926 5-Dec-2009 German Economic Minister, 1977-84
Robert Ley
Military
15-Feb-1890 25-Oct-1945 Nazi union buster, slave master
Justus Liebig
Chemist
12-May-1803 18-Apr-1873 Reformed pedagogy of chemistry
Karl Marx
Economist
5-May-1818 14-Mar-1883 Das Kapital, Communist Manifesto
Friedrich Merz
Politician
11-Nov-1955   CDU Bundestag leader
Luigi Pirandello
Playwright
28-Jun-1867 10-Dec-1936 Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore
Julius Plücker
Mathematician
16-Jul-1801 22-May-1868 Analytical geometry
Henry Regnery
Publisher
5-Jan-1912 18-Jun-1996 Regnery Publishing
Franz Reuleaux
Mathematician
30-Sep-1829 20-Aug-1905 Father of modern kinematics
Martin Richenhagen
Business
1952   CEO of AGCO
Karlheinz Stockhausen
Composer
22-Aug-1928 5-Dec-2007 Influential avant-garde composer
Sebastian Thrun
Scientist
1967   Stanford AI Laboratory
Guy Vander Jagt
Politician
26-Aug-1931 22-Jun-2007 Congressman from Michigan, 1966-93
Hermann von Helmholtz
Physicist
31-Aug-1821 8-Sep-1894 Law of Conservation of Energy
Aby Warburg
Scholar
13-Jun-1866 26-Oct-1929 Founder of the Warburg Institute
Kaiser Wilhelm
Head of State
27-Jan-1859 4-Jun-1941 Last of the German emperors

TEACHERS AND PROFESSORS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Karl Barth
Religion
10-May-1886 9-Dec-1968 Church Dogmatics
Pope Benedict XVI
Religion
16-Apr-1927   Pope Emeritus
Rudolf Clausius
Physicist
2-Jan-1822 24-Aug-1888 Second Law of Thermodynamics
Ludwig Erhard
Head of State
4-Feb-1897 5-May-1977 German Chancellor, 1963-66
Heinrich Geissler
Inventor
26-May-1815 24-Jan-1879 Geissler tube
Heinrich Hertz
Physicist
22-Feb-1857 1-Jan-1894 Discoverer of electromagnetic radiation
Friedrich August Kekulé
Chemist
7-Sep-1829 13-Jul-1896 Theory of chemical structure
Philipp Lenard
Physicist
7-Jun-1862 20-May-1947 Investigations of cathode rays
Hermann Minkowski
Mathematician
22-Jun-1864 12-Jan-1909 Minkowski space
Wolfgang Paul
Physicist
10-Aug-1913 6-Dec-1993 Co-Inventor of the ion trap
Julius Plücker
Mathematician
16-Jul-1801 22-May-1868 Analytical geometry
Joseph Schumpeter
Economist
8-Feb-1883 8-Jan-1950 Creative Destruction
Reinhard Selten
Economist
5-Oct-1930   Game theory
Georg von Hertling
Head of State
31-Aug-1843 4-Jan-1919 German Chancellor 1917-18
Otto Wallach
Chemist
27-Mar-1847 26-Feb-1931 Terpenes and essential oils

ADMINISTRATORS AND TRUSTEES

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Wolfgang Paul
Physicist
10-Aug-1913 6-Dec-1993 Co-Inventor of the ion trap


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