Notable Scientists and Inventors Chronologically

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NameLifespanAlso Known As
Hippocrates of Cos460-370 BC
Aristarchus of Samosc. 310-c. 230 BC
Apollonius of Pergac. 262-c. 190 BC
Hipparchus of Nicaeac. 190-c. 120 BC
Pliny the Elder23-79(Gaius)
Cai Lun50-121
Ptolemyc. 90-c. 168(Claudius)
Galen129-c. 216
Jabir ibn Hayyanc. 721-c. 815(Geber)
Ibn al-Haithamc. 965-c. 1040(Alhacen, al-Hasan, Alhazen)
Johannes Gutenbergc. 1395-1468
Leonardo da Vinci1452-1519
Nicolaus Copernicus1473-1543(Nicholas)
Paracelsus1493-1541
Andreas Vesalius1514-1564(Andre, Andrew)
Tycho Brahe1546-1601(Tyge)
Galileo Galilei1564-1642
Johannes Kepler1571-1630(John)
Evangelista Torricelli1608-1647
Giovanni Domenico Cassini1625-1712
Robert Boyle1627-1691
Christiaan Huygens1629-1695(Christian)
Antonie van Leeuwenhoek1632-1723(Anton)
Robert Hooke1635-1703
Isaac Newton1642-1727
Ole Rømer1644-1710
Denis Papin1647-c. 1712
Edmond Halley1656-1742
Thomas Newcomen1664-1729
Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit1686-1736
Daniel Bernoulli1700-1782
Anders Celsius1701-1744
Carl Linnaeus1707-1778(Carolus, Charles)
Mikhail Lomonosov1711-1765
Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot1725-1804
Charles Messier1730-1817
Henry Cavendish1731-1810
Richard Arkwright1733-1792
Charles-Augustin de Coulomb1736-1806
James Watt1736-1819
Luigi Galvani1737-1798
William Herschel1738-1822
Antoine Lavoisier1743-1794
Jean-Baptiste Lamarck1744-1829(John)
Alessandro Volta1745-1827(Alexander)
Pierre-Simon Laplace1749-1827(Peter)
Edward Jenner1749-1823
Joseph Marie Jacquard1752-1834
Benjamin Thompson1753-1814
Nicéphore Niépce1765-1833
Robert Fulton1765-1815
John Dalton1766-1844
Georges Cuvier1769-1832
Alois Senefelder1771-1834
Thomas Young1773-1829
André-Marie Ampère1775-1836(Andrew)
Amedeo Avogadro1776-1856
Carl Friedrich Gauss1777-1855(Karl)
Hans Christian Ørsted1777-1851
Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac1778-1850
Humphry Davy1778-1829
Jöns Jacob Berzelius1779-1848
George Stephenson1781-1848
John James Audubon1785-1851
Louis Daguerre1787-1851
Georg Ohm1789-1854(George)
Samuel Morse1791-1872
Michael Faraday1791-1867
Charles Babbage1791-1871
John Herschel1792-1871
Eliphalet Remington1793-1861
Henry Fox Talbot1800-1877(William)
Charles Goodyear1800-1860
Justus von Liebig1803-1873
Antonio Meucci1808-1889
Horace Smith1808-1893
Louis Braille1809-1852
Charles Darwin1809-1882
Christian Sharps1810-1874
Claude Bernard1813-1878
Samuel Colt1814-1862
Adolphe Sax1814-1894
Werner von Siemens1816-1892(Ernst)
George Henry Corliss1817-1888
James Prescott Joule1818-1889
Hermann von Helmholtz1821-1894
Rudolf Virchow1821-1902
Heinrich Schliemann1822-1890
Gregor Mendel1822-1884
Louis Pasteur1822-1895
Alfred Russel Wallace1823-1913
Gustav Kirchhoff1824-1887
William Thomson1824-1907
Daniel B. Wesson1825-1906(Baird)
James Clerk Maxwell1831-1879
Nikolaus Otto1832-1891
Alfred Nobel1833-1896
Ernst Haeckel1834-1919
Dmitriy Mendeleev1834-1907(Demitri, Dmitri)
Gottlieb Daimler1834-1900
Johannes Diderik van der Waals1837-1923
Ernst Mach1838-1916
Ludwig Boltzmann1844-1906
Karl Benz1844-1929
Wilhelm Röntgen1845-1923
Gabriel Lippmann1845-1921
Wilhelm Maybach1846-1929
George Westinghouse1846-1914
Thomas Edison1847-1931(Alva)
Alexander Graham Bell1847-1922
Ivan Pavlov1849-1936
Karl Ferdinand Braun1850-1918
Hermann Emil Fischer1852-1919
Henri Becquerel1852-1908(Antoine)
Albert Abraham Michelson1852-1931
Hendrik Lorentz1853-1928(Antoon)
Wilhelm Ostwald1853-1932
George Eastman1854-1932
David Dunbar Buick1854-1929
John Browning1855-1926
Nikola Tesla1856-1943
J. J. Thomson1856-1940(Joseph, John)
Rudolf Diesel1858-1913
Max Planck1858-1947
Franz Boas1858-1942
Svante Arrhenius1859-1927(August)
Pierre Curie1859-1906
Herman Hollerith1860-1929
Henry Ford1863-1947
Wilhelm Wien1864-1928
Pieter Zeeman1865-1943
Wilbur Wright1867-1912
Marie Curie1867-1934
Orville Wright1871-1948
Ernest Rutherford1871-1937
Louis Blériot1872-1936
Alberto Santos-Dumont1873-1932
Guglielmo Marconi1874-1937
Ferdinand Porsche1875-1951
Lise Meitner1878-1968
Otto Hahn1879-1968
Albert Einstein1879-1955
Alfred Wegener1880-1930
Alexander Fleming1881-1955
Max Born1882-1970
Niels Bohr1885-1962
Erwin Schrödinger1887-1961
John Logie Baird1888-1946
Igor Sikorsky1889-1972
Edwin Hubble1889-1953
Louis de Broglie1892-1987
Wolfgang Pauli1900-1958
Linus Pauling1901-1994
Enrico Fermi1901-1954
Werner Heisenberg1901-1976
Paul Dirac1902-1984
Konrad Lorenz1903-1989
J. Robert Oppenheimer1904-1967(Julius)
Rachel Carson1907-1964
Edward Teller1908-2003(Ede)
Konrad Zuse1910-1995
Jonas Salk1914-1995
Francis Crick1916-2004
Richard Feynman1918-1988
Andrei Sakharov1921-1989
James Watson1928-(Dewey)
Jane Goodall1934-
Carl Sagan1934-1996
Richard Dawkins1941-
Stephen Hawking1942-
Ernő Rubik1944-
Tim Berners-Lee1955-
Linus Torvalds1969-