Find out more about the greatest 19th Century French Scientists, including Louis Pasteur, Henri Poincare, Pierre-Simon Laplace, Louis de Broglie and Pierre Curie.
Louis PasteurLouis Pasteur

27 December 1822

Pierre CuriePierre Curie

15 May 1859

Irène Joliot-CurieIrène Joliot-Curie

12 September 1897

Louis de BroglieLouis de Broglie

15 August 1892

Joseph FourierJoseph Fourier

21 March 1768

Sophie GermainSophie Germain

01 April 1776

Henri BecquerelHenri Becquerel

15 December 1852

Augustin-Louis CauchyAugustin-Louis Cauchy

21 August 1789

Claude BernardClaude Bernard

12 July 1813

Adrien-Marie LegendreAdrien-Marie Legendre

18 September 1752

Alexis CarrelAlexis Carrel

28 June 1873

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Léon FoucaultLéon Foucault

18 September 1819

Alexandre Émile John YersinAlexandre Yersin

22 September 1863

Gabriel LippmannGabriel Lippmann

16 August 1845

Charles HermiteCharles Hermite

24 December 1822

Henri MoissanHenri Moissan

28 September 1852

François Auguste Victor GrignardVictor Grignard

06 May 1871

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Jean Baptiste PerrinJean Baptiste Perrin

30 September 1870

Charles Robert Richet Charles Richet

25 August 1850

Charles NicolleCharles Nicolle

21 September 1866

Paul SabatierPaul Sabatier

05 November 1854

Henri PoincareHenri Poincare

29 April 1854

Évariste GaloisÉvariste Galois

25 October 1811

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Vilfredo ParetoVilfredo Pareto

15 July 1848

Joseph-Louis LagrangeJoseph-Louis Lagrange

25 January 1736

Nicolas Léonard Sadi CarnotNicolas Léonard Sadi Carnot

01 June 1796

Gustave Le BonGustave Le Bon

07 May 1841

Siméon Denis PoissonSiméon Denis Poisson

21 June 1781

Paul BrocaPaul Broca

28 June 1824

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Paul LangevinPaul Langevin

23 January 1872

Prosper MériméeProsper Mérimée

28 September 1803

Charles Lucien BonaparteCharles Lucien Bonaparte

24 May 1803

François AragoFrançois Arago

26 February 1786

Léon WalrasLéon Walras

16 December 1834

Urbain Le VerrierUrbain Le Verrier

11 March 1811

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Lazare CarnotLazare Carnot

13 May 1753

Henri LebesgueHenri Lebesgue

28 June 1875

Camille FlammarionCamille Flammarion

26 February 1842

Jacques HadamardJacques Hadamard

08 December 1865

Gaspard MongeGaspard Monge

09 May 1746

Louis BachelierLouis Bachelier

11 March 1870

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Camille JordanCamille Jordan

05 January 1838

Jean-Henri FabreJean-Henri Fabre

22 December 1823

Michel Eugène ChevreulMichel Eugène Chevreul

31 August 1786

Serge VoronoffSerge Voronoff

10 July 1866

Joseph LiouvilleJoseph Liouville
Jean-Baptiste BiotJean-Baptiste Biot

21 April 1774

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Georges ClaudeGeorges Claude

24 September 1870

Antoine Augustin CournotAntoine Augustin Cournot

Hippolyte FizeauHippolyte Fizeau

23 September 1819

Gaspard-Gustave de CoriolisGaspard-Gustave de Coriolis

Michel ChaslesMichel Chasles
Jean RostandJean Rostand

30 October 1894

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Jacques Philippe Marie BinetJacques Philippe Marie Binet
Olinde RodriguesOlinde Rodrigues

Jean-Victor PonceletJean-Victor Poncelet

Jean-Robert ArgandJean-Robert Argand

Gabriel LaméGabriel Lamé
Jacques Charles François SturmJacques Charles François Sturm

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Jean Baptiste Joseph DelambreJean Baptiste Joseph Delambre
Gaspard de PronyGaspard de Prony

Antoine Henri BecquerelAntoine Henri Becquerel

15 December 1852

Armand-Hippolyte-Louis FizeauArmand-Hippolyte-Louis Fizeau

23 September 1819

Jean-Bernard-Léon FoucaultJean-Bernard-Léon Foucault

18 September 1819

Édouard LucasÉdouard Lucas

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Élie CartanÉlie Cartan
Émile BorelÉmile Borel

07 January 1871

Émile PicardÉmile Picard