List of famous biologists with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Biologists’ job involves the study of living organism and their relationship with natural world. They try to discover the mechanism of living creatures with their study of the origin, habits and genetic structure of those organisms. Study of wildlife is an important aspect of a biologist’s job. Methods like identification and observation play a major role in this concern. Various factors of environmental issue that affect wildlife are also important in this context. There are many biologists whose working area is concerned with zoo animals. They work for the preservation of endangered species in a systematic way. Based on their study, they prepare reports that are published in various scientific journals. Biologists working in healthcare sector work to prevent deadly diseases by identifying harmful virus. There are many biologists who serve in environmental management and conservation field. Their work involves providing solution for environmental problems and preservation of nature. Marine biologists conduct study on animals and plants that live in salt water. Biologists working in educational sector engage themselves in the publication of their study in different journals besides imparting education at classrooms. What follows is a collection of the biographies, timelines and trivia about some of the world’s most famous biologists.

Jacques CousteauJacques Cousteau
(French)
Jeremy WadeJeremy Wade
(British)
Eugene SledgeEugene Sledge
(American)

Jean-Baptiste LamarckJean-Baptiste Lamarck
(French)
Jeff CorwinJeff Corwin
(American)
Aubrey de GreyAubrey de Grey
(British)

Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron RothschildWalter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild
(British)
Bruce Edwards IvinsBruce Edwards Ivins
(American)
Matthias Jakob SchleidenMatthias Jakob Schleiden
(German)

J. B. S. HaldaneJ. B. S. Haldane
(Indian,British)
Shinya YamanakaShinya Yamanaka
(Japanese)
Paul R. EhrlichPaul R. Ehrlich
(American)

James LovelockJames Lovelock
(British)
Pierre JoliotPierre Joliot
(French)
Oswald AveryOswald Avery
(Canadian)

Luc MontagnierLuc Montagnier
(French)
Andrew BaldwinAndrew Baldwin
(American)
Ludwig von BertalanffyLudwig von Bertalanffy
(Austrian,Canadian)

Ilya Ivanovich IvanovIlya Ivanovich Ivanov
Friedrich MiescherFriedrich Miescher
(Swiss)
Lazzaro SpallanzaniLazzaro Spallanzani
(Italian)

Ernest Everett JustErnest Everett Just
(American)
Hugo de VriesHugo de Vries
PZ MyersPZ Myers
(American)

Massimo PigliucciMassimo Pigliucci
(American)
Stanley MillerStanley Miller
(American)
August WeismannAugust Weismann

Keith L. MooreKeith L. Moore
(Canadian)
Charles Lucien BonaparteCharles Lucien Bonaparte
(French)
Friedrich RatzelFriedrich Ratzel
(German)

Bill MollisonBill Mollison
(Australian)
Michael LevittMichael Levitt
(American,South African)
Tim FlanneryTim Flannery
(Australian)

Jack W. SzostakJack W. Szostak
(Canadian,Polish,American)
Martinus BeijerinckMartinus Beijerinck
Carol W. GreiderCarol W. Greider
(American)

Yuan LongpingYuan Longping
Francisco J. AyalaFrancisco J. Ayala
(Spanish,American)
Linda B. BuckLinda B. Buck
(American)

Susan Greenfield, Baroness GreenfieldSusan Greenfield, Baroness Greenfield
(British)
Kathleen RubinsKathleen Rubins
(American)
Yoshiki SasaiYoshiki Sasai
(Japanese)

Jean RostandJean Rostand
(French)
Alister HardyAlister Hardy
(British)
Mary Styles HarrisMary Styles Harris
(American)

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