Marie Curie

07 November 1867

First woman to win a Nobel Prize

Pierre Curie

15 May 1859

Nobel Laureate in Physics

Irène Joliot-Curie

12 September 1897

Chemist

Louis Pasteur

27 December 1822

Chemist and Microbiologist

Pierre-Simon Laplace

23 March 1749

Scientist

Évariste Galois

25 October 1811

Mathematician

Henri Becquerel

15 December 1852

Physicist, Discoverer of Radioactivity

Louis de Broglie

15 August 1892

Physicist

Joseph Fourier

21 March 1768

Mathematician & Physicist

Georges Cuvier

23 August 1769

Naturalist

Augustin-Louis Cauchy

21 August 1789

Mathematician

Sophie Germain

01 April 1776

Mathematician

Adrien-Marie Legendre

18 September 1752

Mathematician

Gabriel Lippmann

16 August 1845

Physicist & Nobel Laureate

Alexis Carrel

28 June 1873

Surgeon, Biologist

Claude Bernard

12 July 1813

Physiologist

Alexandre Yersin

22 September 1863

Discoverer of Yersinia Pestis

Léon Foucault

18 September 1819

Physicist

Charles Hermite

24 December 1822

Mathematician

Henri Moissan

28 September 1852

Chemist

Jean Baptiste Perrin

30 September 1870

Physicist

Victor Grignard

06 May 1871

Chemist

Charles Richet

25 August 1850

Physiologist

Charles Nicolle

21 September 1866

Bacteriologist

Paul Sabatier

05 November 1854

Chemist

Henri Poincare

29 April 1854

Mathematician and Philosopher

Paul Langevin

23 January 1872

Physicist, Professor, Chemist, Philosopher of

Vilfredo Pareto

15 July 1848

Economist, Writer, Philosopher, Sociologist,

Jacques Hadamard

08 December 1865

Mathematician

Joseph-Louis Lagrange

25 January 1736

Mathematician

Maurice René Fréchet

02 September 1878

Mathematician

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Gustave Le Bon

07 May 1841

Physician, Anthropologist, Archaeologist,

Siméon Denis Poisson

21 June 1781

Mathematician

François Arago

26 February 1786

Astronomer, Mathematician, Physicist, Politician,

Charles Lucien Bonaparte

24 May 1803

Biologist

Léon Walras

16 December 1834

Economist, University teacher, Mathematician

Paul Broca

28 June 1824

Physician, Anatomist, Anthropologist,

Prosper Mérimée

28 September 1803

Anthropologist, Archaeologist, Historian,

Lazare Carnot

13 May 1753

Mathematician, Politician, Engineer, Officer,

Urbain Le Verrier

11 March 1811

Astronomer

Camille Flammarion

26 February 1842

astronomer, writer, balloonist, science fiction

Georges Claude

24 September 1870

Chemist, Physicist, Engineer, Inventor

Élie Cartan

09 April 1869

Mathematician

Henri Lebesgue

28 June 1875

Mathematician

Michel Eugène Chevreul

31 August 1786

Chemist

Jean-Henri Fabre

21 December 1823

Entomologist

Gaspard Monge

09 May 1746

Mathematician

Serge Voronoff

10 July 1866

Surgeon, Immunologist, Gynaecologist

Émile Borel

07 January 1871

Mathematician, Politician, University teacher

Pierre Duhem

09 June 1861

Historian

Hippolyte Fizeau

23 September 1819

Physicist, Astronomer

Camille Jordan

05 January 1838

Mathematician, Engineer, Professor

Joseph Liouville

Marcellin Berthelot

25 October 1827

Chemist

Antoine Augustin Cournot

28 August 1801

Philosopher

Louis Bachelier

11 March 1870

Mathematician, Economist, Non-fiction writer

Joseph Proust

26 September 1754

Chemist

Jean-Baptiste Biot

21 April 1774

Mathematician, Physicist, Astronomer, Civil

Antoine Laurent de Jussieu

12 April 1748

Botanist

Paul Painlevé

05 December 1863

Mathematician

Édouard Lucas

Sergei Winogradsky

01 September 1856

Microbiologist

Jean Rostand

30 October 1894

Philosopher, Biologist, Writer

Bernard Germain de Lacépède

26 December 1756

Naturalist

Xavier Bichat

14 November 1771

Medical doctor

Paul Bert

19 October 1833

Physiologist

Jean Léonard Marie Poiseuille

22 April 1797

Physicist

Bernard Courtois

08 February 1777

Chemist

Albert Calmette

12 July 1863

Physician

Jean-Baptiste Dumas

14 July 1800

Chemist

Henri Breuil

28 February 1877

Archaeologist

Gaspard-Gustave de Coriolis

21 May 1792

Mathematician

Gaspard-Gustave de Coriolis

Michel Adanson

07 April 1727

Botanist

Gaston Planté

22 April 1834

Physicist

Olinde Rodrigues

Michel Chasles

Émile Picard

24 July 1856

Mathematician

Jean-Robert Argand

Charles Friedel

12 March 1832

Chemist

François Magendie

06 October 1783

Physiologist

Jean-Victor Poncelet

Jacques Philippe Marie Binet

Charles Frédéric Gerhardt

21 August 1816

French chemist

André Michaux

08 March 1746

Botanist

Jean de Noailles

26 October 1739

General and Chemist

Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre

19 January 1737

Writer

Auguste Bravais

23 August 1811

Physicist

Jean Pierre Flourens

13 April 1794

Physiologist

Félix Dujardin

05 April 1801

Biologist

Louis Nicolas Vauquelin

16 May 1763

Pharmacist

Jean Baptiste Joseph Delambre

Étienne-Louis Malus

23 July 1775

Physicist

Louis-Sébastien Lenormand

25 May 1757

Chemist