Find out more about the greatest 19th Century German Scientists, including Albert Einstein, Max Planck, Alfred Wegener, Robert Koch and David Hilbert.
Albert EinsteinAlbert Einstein

14 March 1879

Robert KochRobert Koch

11 December 1843

Max PlanckMax Planck

23 April 1858

Emmy NoetherEmmy Noether

23 March 1882

David HilbertDavid Hilbert

23 January 1862

Georg CantorGeorg Cantor

03 March 1845

Fritz HaberFritz Haber

09 December 1868

Alfred WegenerAlfred Wegener

01 November 1880

Bernhard RiemannBernhard Riemann

17 September 1826

Paul EhrlichPaul Ehrlich

14 March 1854

Max BornMax Born

11 December 1882

Ernst HaeckelErnst Haeckel

16 February 1834

Wilhelm WundtWilhelm Wundt

16 August 1832

Heinrich HertzHeinrich Hertz

22 February 1857

Otto Heinrich WarburgOtto Heinrich Warburg

08 October 1883

Otto HahnOtto Hahn

08 March 1879

Hermann von HelmholtzHermann von Helmholtz

31 August 1821

Gustav KirchhoffGustav Kirchhoff

12 March 1824

Hermann MinkowskiHermann Minkowski

22 June 1864

Carl Gustav Jacob JacobiCarl Gustav Jacob Jacobi

10 December 1804

Philipp LenardPhilipp Lenard

07 June 1862

Carl F. GaussCarl F. Gauss

30 April 1777

Richard DedekindRichard Dedekind

06 October 1831

Karl WeierstrassKarl Weierstrass

31 October 1815

Theodor SchwannTheodor Schwann

07 December 1810

Arnold SommerfeldArnold Sommerfeld

05 December 1868

Robert BunsenRobert Bunsen

30 March 1811

Hermann Emil FischerHermann Emil Fischer

09 October 1852

Max von Laue or Max bMax von Laue

09 October 1879

Carl Bosch Carl Bosch

27 August 1874

Walther NernstWalther Nernst

25 June 1864

Wilhelm OstwaldWilhelm Ostwald

02 September 1853

Adolf von BaeyerAdolf von Baeyer

31 October 1835

James FranckJames Franck

26 August 1882

Carl Ludwig SiegelCarl Ludwig Siegel

31 December 1896

Wilhelm WienWilhelm Wien

13 January 1864

Hermann StaudingerHermann Staudinger

23 March 1881

Otto SternOtto Stern

17 February 1888

Johannes StarkJohannes Stark

15 April 1874

Eduard BuchnerEduard Buchner

20 May 1860

Walther BotheWalther Bothe

08 January 1891

Albrecht KosselAlbrecht Kossel

16 September 1853

Karl ZieglerKarl Ziegler

26 November 1898

Hans Fischer Hans Fischer

27 July 1881

Wilhelm RontgenWilhelm Rontgen

27 March 1845

Otto DielsOtto Diels

23 January 1876

Georg WittigGeorg Wittig

16 June 1897

Otto Fritz MeyerhofOtto Fritz Meyerhof

12 April 1884

Otto WallachOtto Wallach

27 March 1847

Friedrich Karl Rudolf Bergius Friedrich Bergius

11 October 1884

Walter GerlachWalter Gerlach

01 August 1889

Hugo von MohlHugo von Mohl

08 April 1805

Paul WaldenPaul Walden

26 July 1863

Max VolmerMax Volmer

03 May 1885

Wilhelm WeberWilhelm Weber

24 October 1804

Hermann Klaus Hugo WeylHermann Klaus Hugo Weyl

09 November 1885

Carl Friedrich GaussCarl Friedrich Gauss

30 April 1777

Edmund HusserlEdmund Husserl

08 April 1859

Oswald SpenglerOswald Spengler

29 May 1880

Gottlob FregeGottlob Frege

08 November 1848

Emanuel LaskerEmanuel Lasker
August Wilhelm von HofmannAugust Wilhelm von Hofmann

08 April 1818

Justus von LiebigJustus von Liebig

12 May 1803

Hermann WeylHermann Weyl

09 November 1885

Karl SchwarzschildKarl Schwarzschild

09 October 1873

Matthias Jakob SchleidenMatthias Jakob Schleiden

05 April 1804

Felix KleinFelix Klein

25 April 1849

Kurt TankKurt Tank

24 February 1898

Charles Proteus SteinmetzCharles Proteus Steinmetz

09 April 1865

Joseph von FraunhoferJoseph von Fraunhofer

06 March 1787

Rudolf ClausiusRudolf Clausius

02 January 1822