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Linnean Society

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Named for Carl Linnaeus.

This section lists the memorials where the subject on this page is commemorated:
Linnean Society

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Botanists

Sir Joseph Banks, 1743-1820, President of the Royal Society, Robert Brown, 17...

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Dmitri Mendeleev

Dmitri Mendeleev

Born Siberia. Earlier versions existed but in 1869 he published the first widely recognized periodic table of elements.

Person, Science, Russia

1 memorial
Alfred Nobel

Alfred Nobel

Chemist, engineer, innovator, and armaments manufacturer.  Invented dynamite, first demonstrating it in 1867 in a quarry in Redhill, Surrey.  An inadvertently premature obituary, "The merchant of d...

Person, Peace, Science, Seriously Famous, Sweden

1 memorial
John Newlands

John Newlands

Chemist. Born John Alexander Reina at 19 West Square, Southwark. The first person to devise a periodic table of chemical elements arranged in order of their relative atomic masses. He arranged all ...

Person, Science

1 memorial
Sir Frederick Hopkins

Sir Frederick Hopkins

Biochemist. Born Frederick Gowland Hopkins at 16 Marine Parade, Eastbourne. He studied at Guy's Hospital, where he received the University of London gold medal. In 1897 he became the first lecturer...

Person, Science

2 memorials
Dr John Percy

Dr John Percy

2014: Via Facebook Martin Evans suggests this man for the name panel at IC.  He was the first Professor of Metallurgy at the School of Mines so we agree, he must be our man. Born Nottingham.  Trai...

Person, Medicine, Science

1 memorial