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Philippe Pinel – The Father of Modern Psychiatry

Philippe Pinel (20 April 1745, Saint-André, Tarn; France - 25 October 1826, Paris, France) (aged 81) Nationality: France Category: Scientists Occupation: Psychiatrists, Physicians Unique distinction: The father of...

Alex Rodriguez – One of the best Baseball Players of all time

Alex Rodriguez Alexander Emmanuel Rodriguez (July 27, 1975, New York City, New York,USA) Nationality: United States of America Category: Athletes, Occupation: Baseball Players Specification: Positions - Shortstop,Third baseman, #13. Unique distinction: One...

Hermann Helmholtz – One of the greatest scientists of the XIX century

Hermann Helmholtz Hermann Ludwig Ferdinand von Helmholtz (August 31, 1821, Potsdam, Kingdom of Prussia - September 8, 1894, Charlottenburg, Germany) Nationality: Germany Category: Scientists Occupation: Physiologists, Psychologists, Phisicists Unique...

Rudolf Lotze – German philosopher, psychologist and physiolog

Rudolf Lotze Rudolf Hermann Lotze (21 May 1817, Bautzen, Germany -1 July 1881, Berlin) Nationality: Germany Category: Scientists Occupation: Psychologists, Physiologists, Philosophers, Physicians Specification: Empirical philosophy, Idealistic Monism. Unique distinction: Founder of metaphysical system: Theistic...

Francis Crick – Co-discoverer of the Structure of DNA

Francis Crick Francis Harry Compton Crick ( 8 June 1916, Northampton,  Northamptonshire, England - 28 July 2004, San Diego,  California, USA) (aged 88) Nationality: United Kingdom Category:...

John Maynard Keynes – The Father of modern macroeconomics

John Maynard Keynes Keynes, John Maynard, 1st Baron Keynes of Tilton (5 June 1883, Cambridge, England - 21 April 1946, Tilton, East Sussex, England) (aged...

Wilhelm von Humboldt – One of the Founders of Linguistics

Wilhelm von Humboldt Friedrich Wilhelm Christian Karl Ferdinand Freiherr von Humboldt (22 Junuary 1767, Potsdam, Prussia, Germany -  8 April 1835, Tegel, near Berlin Germany) Nationality:...

Ernst Weber – One of the Founder of Psychophysics

Ernst Weber Ernst Heinrich Weber (June 24 1795, Wittenberg, Germany -January 26 1878, Leipzig, Germany) Nationality: Germany Category: Scientists Occupation: Physiologists,  Psychologists Specification: Empirical Psychology, Psychophysics Unique distinction: One of the founder...

Gustav Fechner – Founder of psychophysics

Gustav Fechner Gustav Theodor Fechner (April 19, 1801, Groß Särchen, near Muskau, Lower Lusatia, (now  Żarki Wielkie in commune Trzebiel, Poland) - November 28, 1887,...

Moses – Founder and Lawgiver of Israel

Moses Moshe (Hebrew name means "The one who draws out"or “child”), Moshe Rabbeinu ("Moses our Teacher"), Mūsa (Arabic) ( c. 1392 BC, Goshen, Egypt -...

Galileo – The father of Modern Science

Galileo Galileo Galilei. Galileo di Vincenzo Bonaiuti de' Galilei (15 February 1564, Pisa, Duchy of Florence, Italy - 8 January 1642, Arcetri, Grand Duchy of...

Vincent van Gogh – One of History’s Greatest Painters

Vincent van Gogh Vincent Willem van Gogh (30 March, 1853, Groot-Zundert, Netherlands - July 29, 1890, Auvers-sur-Oise near Paris, France) (aged 37) Nationality: Netherlands Category: Art workers Occupation:...

Fyodor Dostoyevsky – The greatest psychologists in the world literature

Fyodor Dostoyevsky Fyodor Mikhaylovich Dostoyevsky (November 11, 1821, Moscow, Russia – February 9, 1881, Saint Petersburg, Russia) (aged 59) Nationality: Russia Category: Art workers Occupation: Writers Unique distinction: One...

Johann Sebastian Bach – The Great German Composer

Johann Sebastian Bach (March 21, 1685, Eisenach, Thuringia, Ernestine Saxon Duchies (now Germany)  – July 28, 1750 Leipzig, Germany) (Age 65) Nationality: Germany Category: Art workers Occupation:...

Goethe – The great German Poet

GOETHE  Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (28 August 1749, Frankfurt am Main, Holy Roman Empire (now Germany) - – 22 March 1832 Weimar, Duchy of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, Germany)...

Usain Bolt – The fastest man on Earth

Usain Bolt Usain St. Leo Bolt ( 21 August 1986, Trelawny, Jamaica) Nationality: Jamaica Category: Athletes Occupation: Runners Unique distinction: The fastest man on earth, the 100m World record...

Cleopatra – One of the most famous female rulers in history

Cleopatra Cleopatra VII  Thea Philopator (69 BC – August 12, 30 BC) (aged 39) Nationality: Egypt Category: Leaders Occupation: Rulers Unique distinction: The most ever famous queens of all...

Mark Zuckerberg – Co-Founder and President of Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg Mark Elliot "Zuck" Zuckerberg (May 14, 1984, White Plains, New York, USA) Nationality: United States of America Category: Leaders Occupation: Businessmen, Computer programmers, Inventors, Philanthropists Unique distinction: Co-Founder,...

Angela Merkel – First female Chancellor of Germany

Angela Merkel Angela Dorothea Kasner Born on 17 July 1954, Hamburg, West Germany Nationality: Germany Category: Leaders Occupation: Politicians Unique distinction: The first female Chancellor of Germany, the de...

Marilyn Monroe – Hollywood’s ultimate superstar and legend

Marilyn Monroe born Norma Jeane Mortenson, baptized Norma Jeane Baker, Norma Jeane Dougherty, Norma Jeane DiMaggio (June 1, 1926, Los Angeles, California - August 5,...