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2009 Anniversaries

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500 Years

Telesio, Bernardino

1509-1588

Natural philosophy

Turner, William

1509/10-1568

Natural history

450 Years

Askham, Anthony

c.1517-1559

Astronomy, almanac maker

Lily, George

d.1559

Cosmography

Ries, Adam

1492-1559

Mathematics

400 Years

Dee, John

1527-1609

Mathematics, astrology

L’Écluse, Charles de

1526-1609

Botany, medicine

350 Years

Fatio, Jean-Christophe de duillier

1659-1720

Mathematics, natural philosophy

Gregory, David

1659-1708

Mathematics, astronomy

Saurin, Joseph

1659-1737

Mathematics

Sherard, William

1659-1728

Botany

300 Years

Glanville (née Goodricke), Eleanor

1654-1709

Entomology

La Mettrie, Julien Offray de

1709-1751

Natural philosophy, medicine

Lhuyd, Edward

1659/60?-1709

Natural history

Lhwyd, Edward

1660-1709

Geology, botany

Maraldi, Giovanni Domenico

1709-1788

Astronomy

Marggraf, Andreas Sigismund

1709-1782

Chemistry

Mounsey, James

1709/10-1773

Medicine, natural history

Steller, Georg Wilhelm

1709-1746

Botany, zoology, medicine

250 Years

Colson, John

1680-1759

Mathematics

Farish, William

1759-1837

Chemistry

Greig, John

1758/9-1819

Arithmetic, astronomy

Hailstone, John

1759-1847

Geology

Headrick, James

bap. 1759-1841

Geology, agriculture

Jack, Richard

d.1759

Mathematics, military engineering

Keith, Thomas

bap. 1759-1824

Mathematics

Kirby, William

1759-1850

Entomology, natural history

Knight, Thomas Andrew

1759-1838

Horticulture, botany

Maupertuis, Pierre Louis Moreau de

1698-1759

Mathematics, astronomy, natural history

Menghini, Vincenzo Antonio

1704-1759

Medicine, physiology

Peyssonnel, Jean André

1694-1759

Medicine, natural history

Playfair, William

1759-1823

Statistics, political economy

Redouté, Pierre-Joseph

1759-1840

Botany

Reil, Johann Christian

1759-1813

Physiology, anatomy

Smith, James Edward

1759-1828

Botany

Tilloch, Alexander

1759-1825

Inventor

200 Years

Bunbury, Sir Charles James Fox

1809-1886

Natural history

Barker, Thomas

1722-1809

Meterology

Brühl, John Maurice [Hans Moritz]

1736-1809

Patron of science

Cavallo, Tiberius

1749-1809

Natural philosophy

Dallas, Elmslie William

1809-1879

Mathematics

Darwin, Charles Robert

1809-1882

Naturalist, geologist

Drew, John

bap.1809-d.1857

Astronomy

Eyton, Thomas Campbell

1809-1880

Natural history, agriculture

Forbes, James David

1809-1868

Physics, geology

Ganly, Patrick

1809-1899

Geology

Gatty [née Scott], Margaret

1809-1873

Natural history

Glaisher, James

1809-1903

Astronomy, meteorology

Greville, Charles Francis

1749-1809

Mineralogy, horticulture

Hennedy, Roger

1809-1876

Botany

Hitchins, Malachy

bap.1741-d.1809

Astronomy

Holliday, Read

1809-1889

Chemical manufacture

Jeffreys, John Gwyn

1809-1885

Conchology

Kane, Sir Robert John

1809-1890

Chemistry

King, William

1809-1886

Geology

Liouville, Joseph

1809-1882

MacCullagh, James

1809-1847

Mathematics

Mann, Theodore Augustine [Abbé Mann]

1735-1809

Natural philosophy

May, John

1809-1893

Chemical manufacture

Menabrea, Luigi Federico

1809-1896

Engineering, mathematics

Müller, Johann (Heinrich Jacob)

1809-1875

Mathematics, astronomy

Normandy, Alphonse René Le Mire de

1809-1864

Chemistry

Peirce, Benjamin

1809-1880

Mathematics

Pratt, John Henry

bap. 1809-d.1871

Mathematics

Quenstedt, Friedrich

1809-1889

Mineralogy, palaeontology

Redtenbacher. Ferdinand Jakob

1809-1863

Mechanical engineering

Robinson, Elihu

1734-1809

Meteorology, horticulture

Saunders, William Wilson

1809-1879

Entomology, botany

Senebier, Jean

1742-1809

Botany

Sigorgne, Pierre

1719-1809

Mathematics

St John, Charles George William

1809-1856

Natural history

Stenhouse, John

1809-1880

Chemistry

Wright, Thomas

1809-1884

Palaeontology, medicine

150 Years

Andrewes, Sir Frederick William

1859-1932

Pathology, bacteriology

Argyle, Jesse William

1859-1924

Social science, statistics

Benson, Margaret Jane

1859-1936

Botany, palaeontology

Broderip, William John

1789-1859

Natural history

Brown, John

1780×85-1859

Geology, palaeontology

Campbell, (William) Howard

1859-1910

Entomology

Collie, John Norman

1859-1942

Organic chemistry

Crosfield, Margaret Chorley

1859-1952

Geology

Dejerine-Klumpke, Augusta

1859-1927

Medicine

Eastwood, Alice

1859-1953

Botany

Ellis, Robert Leslie

1817-1859

Mathematics

Harker, Alfred

1859-1939

Petrology

Henfrey, Arthur

bap. 1820-d. 1859

Botany

Horsfield, Thomas

1773-1859

Natural history, medicine

Inman, James

1776-1859

Mathematics, navigation

Johnson, Manuel John

1805-1859

Astronomy

Lardner, Dionysius

1793-1859

Science writing, physics

Loeb, Jacques

1859-1924

Biology

Mather, William Williams

1804-1859

Geology

Meshchersky, Ivan Vsevolodovich

1859-1935

Mathematics

Meyerson, Émile

1859-1933

Chemistry, philosophy of science

Nichol, John Pringle

1804-1859

Astronomy, political economy

Nuttall, Thomas

1786-1859

Botany

Osborne, Thomas Burr

1859-1929

Chemistry

Palladin, Vladimir Ivanovich

1859-1922

Botany, biochemistry

Pertz, Dorothea Frances Matilda [Dora]

1859-1939

Botany

Poinsot, Louis

1777-1859

Mathematics, physics

Popov, Aleksandr Stepanovich

1859-1906

Physics, electrical engineering

Pringsheim, Ernst

1859-1917

Physics

Rambaut, Arthur Alcock

1859-1923

Astronomer

Rowe, Arthur Walton

1859-1926

Geology, medicine

Ruffer, Marc Armand

1859-1917

Palaeopathology

Salmon, John Drew

1802-1859

Ornithology, botany

Schweikart, Ferdinand Karl

1780-1859

Mathematics

Semon, Richard Wolfgang

1859-1918

Biology, zoology

Shatunovsky, Samuil Osipovich

1859-1929

Mathematics

Smith, Charles Hamilton

1776-1859

Natural history

Smith, Theobald

1859-1934

Pathology, epidemiology

Stodola, Aurel Boleslav

1859-1942

Engineering

Stutchbury, Samuel

1798-1859

Geology, natural history

Sutherland, William

1859-1911

Physics, chemistry

Termier, Pierre

1859-1930

Geology

Venetz, Ignatz

1788-1859

Civil engineering, glaciology

Walker, John

1781-1859

Chemistry

Walter, Henry

1785-1859

Nat. philosophy, nat. history

Welsh, John

1824-1859

Meteorology

Wilson, George

1818-1859

Chemistry

Workman, Fanny

1859-1925

Geography

Wright, Mabel

1859-1934

Natural history

100 Years

Abercrombie, Jane

1909-1984

Zoology, education

Apgar, Virginia

1909-1974

Medicine

Armstrong, Kenneth Frankland

1909-1935

Chemistry

Ayton, William Alexander

1816-1909

Alchemy

Bailey, Kenneth

1909-1963

Biochemistry

Baldwin, Ernest Hubert Francis

1909-1969

Biochemistry

Batten, Jean

1909-1982

Aviation

Bauerman, Hilary

1835-1909

Mineralogy, geology

Bhabha, Homi Jehangir

1909-1966

Theoretical physics

Bidwell, Shelford

1848-1909

Physics, telephotography

Blackburn, Hugh

1823-1909

Mathematics

Blackwood, Margaret

1909-1986

Genetics

Brezina, Maria

1848-1909

Geology

Bridge, Thomas William

1848-1909

Zoology

Dallinger, William Henry

1842-1909

Biology

Ducker, Sophie

1909-2004

Botany

Ellerman, Sir John Reeves

1909-1973

Natural history

Evans, Sir David Gwynne

1909-1984

Microbiology

Gaskell, Holbrook

1813-1909

Chemical manufacturing

Haimendorf, Christoph von Fürer-

1909-1995

Anthropology

Harris, Sir Charles Herbert Stuart-

1909-1996

Virology

Hudleston [formerly Simpson], Wilfrid Hudleston

1828-1909

Geology, natural history

Hulme, Frederick Edward

1841-1909

Natural history

Humphries, Carmel

1909-1986

Limnology

King, Sir George

1840-1909

Botany

Kompfner, Rudolf

1909-1977

Electronic engineering, physics

Maltsev, Anatoly Ivanovich

1909-1967

Mathematics

Mee [née Brown; other married name Bartlett], Margaret Ursula

1909-1988

Botany

Minkowski, Hermann

1864-1909

Mathematics

Mitchell, Joseph Stanley

1909-1987

Radiotherapy, physics

Mond, Ludwig

1839-1909

Chemistry

Newcomb, Simon

1835-1909

Astronomy, mathematics

Parloa, Maria

1843-1909

Home economics

Penney, William George, Baron Penney

1909-1991

Mathematical physics

Perey, Marguerite

1909-1975

Nuclear physics

Polunin, Nicholas Vladimir

1909-1997

Botany

Praagh, Gordon Van

1909-2003

Chemistry

Price, William Charles

1909-1993

Physics and spectroscopy

Reade, Thomas Mellard

1832-1909

Geology

Ritz, Walter

1878-1909

Theoretical physics

Rose, Francis Leslie

1909-1988

Industrial chemistry

Russell, William James

1830-1909

Chemistry

Scott, Sir Peter Markham

1909-1989

Ornithology

Seeley, Harry Govier

1839-1909

Palaeontology, geology

Shackleton, Robert Millner

1909-2001

Geology

Sharpe, Richard Bowdler

1847-1909

Ornithology

Shilling, Beatrice

1909-2990

Aeronautics

Shtokman, Vladimir Borisovich

1909-1968

Geophysics

Smith, Sir (James) Eric

1909-1990

Marine biology

Southwell, Thomas

1831-1909

Natural history

Sprung, Adolf Friedrich Wichard

1848-1909

Meteorology

Taylor, James Haward

1909-1968

Geology

Thomsen, Hans Peter Jörgen Julius

1826-1909

Chemistry

Tonolli, Livia

1909-1985

Limnology

Vailati, Giovanni

1863-1909

Mathematics, history of science

Yoshida, Yoyoi

1909-1980

Nuclear physics

50 Years

Bennett, George Macdonald

1892-1959

Chemistry

Copisarow, Maurice

1889-1959

Chemistry

Eckersley, Thomas Lydwell

1886-1959

Physics, engineering

Egerton, Sir Alfred Charles Glyn

1886-1959

Chemistry

Goodyear, Edith

1879-1959

Geology

Gosse, Philip Henry George

1879-1959

Medicine, natural history

Heilbron, Sir Ian Morris [formerly Isidor Morris]

1886-1959

Chemistry

Holmyard, Eric John

1891-1959

History of science

Jordan, (Heinrich Ernst) Karl

1861-1959

Entomology

L’Esperance, Elise

1878-1959

Pathology

Loeb, Leo

1869-1959

Pathology

Marshall, Sir Guy Anstruther Knox

1871-1959

Entomology

Mills, William Hobson

1873-1959

Chemistry

Newson, Mary

1869-1959

Mathematics

Pearce, Louise

1885 -1959

Pathology

Richardson, Owen Willans

1879-1959

Physics

Rose, Flora

1874-1959

Home Economics

Ross, Sir Ian Clunies

1899-1959

Veterinary science, scientific administration

Schmidt, Erhard

1876-1959

Mathematics

Sexton, Alice

1868-1959

Zoology

Smekal, Adolf Gustav Stephan

1895-1959

Physics

Spencer, Leonard James

1870-1959

Mineralogy, geology

Tizard, Sir Henry Thomas

1885-1959

Physical chemistry, scientific administration

Ver Eecke, Paul

1867-1959

Mathematics

Wilson, Charles Thomson Rees

1869-1959

Physics

Windaus, Adolf Otto Reinhold

1876-1959

Chemistry

Wright, William Hammond

1871-1959

Astronomy

Wu, Hsien

1893-1959

Biology

Yuasa, Toshiko

1871-1959

Medicine

Zarankiewicz, Kazimierz

1902-1959

Mathematics