Discoverers

 1 Hiram Bingham III

Hiram Bingham III
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Famous As: Academic, explorer and politician
Birthdate: November 19, 1875
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Died: June 6, 1956

 2 Jean-Baptist-Point Du Sable

Jean-Baptist-Point Du Sable
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Famous As: Pioneer
Birthdate: 1745 AD
Nationality: Haitian, American
Died: August 28, 1818

 3 Ibn an-Nafīs

Ibn an-Nafīs
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Famous As: Polymath
Birthdate: 1213 AD
Nationality: Syrian
Died: December 17, 1288

 4 Henry the Navigator

Henry the Navigator
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Famous As: Portuguese Political figure
Birthdate: March 4, 1394
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: Portuguese
Died: November 13, 1460

 5 Saint Kevin

Saint Kevin
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Famous As: Saint
Birthdate: 0498 AD
Nationality: Northern Irish
Died: June 3, 0618

 6 Dmitri Ivanovsky

Dmitri Ivanovsky
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Famous As: Botanist
Birthdate: October 28, 1864
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Russian
Died: June 20, 1920

 7 Hans Egede

Hans Egede
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Famous As: Missionary, explorer, translator
Birthdate: January 31, 1686
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Norwegian
Died: November 5, 1758
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 8 Percivall Pott

Percivall Pott
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Famous As: Surgeon
Birthdate: January 6, 1714
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: British
Died: December 22, 1788

 9 Hormuzd Rassam

Hormuzd Rassam
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Famous As: Archaeologist
Birthdate: 1826 AD
Nationality: Iraqi
Died: September 16, 1910

 10 Christian Friedrich Schönbein

Christian Friedrich Schönbein
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Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: October 18, 1799
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Swiss, German
Died: August 29, 1868

 11 Aurel Stodola

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Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: May 10, 1859
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Slovak
Died: December 25, 1942

 12 Shiga Kiyoshi

Shiga Kiyoshi
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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: February 7, 1871
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Japanese
Died: January 25, 1957

 13 Norman Lockyer

Norman Lockyer
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Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: May 17, 1836
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: British
Died: August 16, 1920

 14 Kasimir Fajans

Kasimir Fajans
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Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: May 27, 1887
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Polish, American
Died: May 18, 1975

 15 Bernard Courtois

Bernard Courtois
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Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: February 8, 1777
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: French
Died: September 27, 1838

 16 Anselme Payen

Anselme Payen
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Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: January 6, 1795
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: French
Died: May 12, 1871

 17 Karl Mauch

Karl Mauch
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Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: May 7, 1837
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: German
Died: April 4, 1875

 18 Fausto Elhuyar

Fausto Elhuyar
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Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: October 11, 1755
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Spanish
Died: February 6, 1833

 19 Yrjö Väisälä

Yrjö Väisälä
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Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: September 6, 1891
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Finnish
Died: July 21, 1971

 20 Carl Humann

Carl Humann
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Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: January 4, 1839
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: German
Died: April 12, 1896

 21 Jean Charles Galissard de Marignac

Jean Charles Galissard de Marignac
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Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: April 24, 1817
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Swiss
Died: April 15, 1894

 22 Joe Farman

Joe Farman
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Famous As: Geophysicist
Birthdate: August 7, 1930
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: British
Died: May 11, 2013

 23 Anders Gustav Ekeberg

Anders Gustav Ekeberg
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Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: January 16, 1767
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Swedish
Died: February 11, 1813

 24 Merrill Wallace Chase

Merrill Wallace Chase
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Famous As: Immunologist
Birthdate: September 17, 1905
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: American
Died: January 5, 2004

 25 Louis-Nicolas Ménard

Louis-Nicolas Ménard
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Famous As: Man of Letters
Birthdate: October 19, 1822
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: French
Died: February 9, 1901
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