Edward SnowdenEdward Snowden
21 June 1983, American
Computer Professional, Former CIA Employee
John Forbes Nash Jr.John Forbes Nash Jr.
13 June 1928, American
Mathematician

Tim Berners-LeeTim Berners-Lee
08 June 1955, British
Inventor of the World Wide Web

Carl LinnaeusCarl Linnaeus
23 May 1707, Swedish
Botanist

Grigori PerelmanGrigori Perelman
13 June 1966, Russian
Mathematician

Sally RideSally Ride
26 May 1951, American
Physicist, Astronaut
Blaise PascalBlaise Pascal
19 June 1623, French
French Mathematician, Physicist, Inventor, Writer

Rachel CarsonRachel Carson
27 May 1907, American
Marine biologist

Francis CrickFrancis Crick
08 June 1916, British
Co-discoverer of the Structure of the DNA

Kip ThorneKip Thorne
01 June 1940, American
Physicist
E. O. WilsonE. O. Wilson
10 June 1929, American
Biologist

Luis Walter AlvarezLuis Walter Alvarez
13 June 1911, American
Physicist
John BardeenJohn Bardeen
23 May 1908, American
Nobel Laureate in Physics

Barbara McClintockBarbara McClintock
16 June 1902, American
Scientist

Giovanni Domenico CassiniGiovanni Domenico Cassini
08 June 1625, Italian
Astronomer and Mathematician
Karl LandsteinerKarl Landsteiner
14 June 1868, American
Physician

Louis AgassizLouis Agassiz
28 May 1807, American
Geologist
John Robert SchriefferJohn Robert Schrieffer
31 May 1931, American
Physicist

Philipp LenardPhilipp Lenard
07 June 1862, German
Physicist

Dennis GaborDennis Gabor
05 June 1900, Hungarian
Father of Holography
Franco ModiglianiFranco Modigliani
10 June 1918, Italian
Economist

Aage Niels BohrAage Bohr
19 June 1922, Danish
Physicist
Joshua LederbergJoshua Lederberg
23 May 1925, American
Geneticist

John CockcroftJohn Cockcroft
27 May 1897, British
Physicist

Karl Ferdinand BraunKarl Ferdinand Braun
06 June 1850, German
German Physicist & Inventor

Kenneth Geddes WilsonKenneth G. Wilson
08 June 1936, American
Physicist
François JacobFrançois Jacob
17 June 1920, French
Biologist
Torsten WieselTorsten Wiesel
03 June 1924, Swedish
Neurophysiologist

Jack SteinbergerJack Steinberger
25 May 1921, American
Physicist

Pieter ZeemanPieter Zeeman
25 May 1865, Dutch
Discovered the 'Zeeman Effect'

Stanley B. PrusinerStanley B. Prusiner
28 May 1942, American
Neurologist and Biochemist
Julius AxelrodJulius Axelrod
30 May 1912, American
Biochemist

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Frederick Gowland HopkinsFrederick Gowland Hopkins
20 June 1861, British
English biochemist

Robin WarrenRobin Warren
11 June 1937, Australian
Australian pathologist

Henry Hallett DaleHenry Hallett Dale
09 June 1875, British
Physiologist & Pharmacologist

Dudley Robert HerschbachDudley R. Herschbach
18 June 1932, American
Chemist
Heinrich Otto WielandHeinrich Otto Wieland
04 June 1877, German
Father of Biochemistry

Heinrich RohrerHeinrich Rohrer
06 June 1933, Swiss
Physicist
Herbert C. BrownHerbert C. Brown
22 May 1912, American
Chemist

Henry FauldsHenry Faulds
01 June 1843, British
Scientist

Eric Francis WieschausEric F. Wieschaus
08 June 1947, American
Development Biologist
Paul Flory Paul Flory
19 June 1910, American
Chemist

Werner ArberWerner Arber
03 June 1929, Swiss
Microbiologist & Geneticist
Charles Glover BarklaCharles Glover Barkla
07 June 1877, British
Physicist

Ernst Boris ChainErnst Boris Chain
19 June 1906, German
Biochemist

Gustav NossalGustav Nossal
04 June 1931, Australian
Immunologist

Robert Sanderson Mulliken Robert S. Mulliken
07 June 1896, American
Chemist, Physicist

Jules BordetJules Bordet
13 June 1870, Belgian
Microbiologist and Immunologist
Robert F. Furchgott Robert F. Furchgott
04 June 1916, American
Biochemist

James MaxwellJames Maxwell
13 June 1831, Scottish
Mathematician & Physicist

Edwin G. KrebsEdwin G. Krebs
06 June 1918, American
Biochemist

Charles Augustin De CoulombCharles Augustin De Coulomb
14 June 1736, French
French physicist
Georg WittigGeorg Wittig
16 June 1897, German
Organic Chemist

Charles Greeley AbbotCharles Greeley Abbot
31 May 1872, American
Astrophysicist
Willebrord SnellWillebrord Snell
13 June 1580, Dutch
Astronomer & Mathematician

Jerome KarleJerome Karle
18 June 1918, American
Physical Chemist

William GilbertWilliam Gilbert
24 May 1544, British
Astronomer, Physicist and Physician
Sir James W. BlackSir James W. Black
14 June 1924, British, Scottish
Pharmacologist

Sadi CarnotSadi Carnot
01 June 1796, French
Physicist and Scientist
George A. OlahGeorge A. Olah
22 May 1927, Hungarian, American
Chemist

Louis J. IgnarroLouis J. Ignarro
31 May 1941, American
Pharmacologist

Philip Allen SharpPhilip Allen Sharp
06 June 1944, American
Geneticist, Molecular Biologist
Richard E. SmalleyRichard E. Smalley
06 June 1943, American
Father of Nanotechnology

Jean-Paul MaratJean-Paul Marat
24 May 1743, Swiss, French
Politician, Journalist, Physician, Physicist,
Ken JenningsKen Jennings
23 May 1974, American
Software engineer, Blogger, Non-fiction writer,

Lawrence LessigLawrence Lessig
03 June 1961, American
Jurist, Activist, Lawyer, Non-fiction writer,

Lawrence M. KraussLawrence M. Krauss
27 May 1954, American
Astronomer, Physicist, Astrophysicist, Academic,

Jan SmutsJan Smuts
24 May 1870, South African
Botanist, Officer, Lawyer
Herbert A. SimonHerbert A. Simon
15 June 1916, American
Economist, Psychologist, Politician, Sociologist,
Alexander ShulginAlexander Shulgin
17 June 1925, American
Biochemist, Pharmacologist, Chemist

Ward CunninghamWard Cunningham
26 May 1949, American
Programmer, Computer scientist

Oswald SpenglerOswald Spengler
29 May 1880, German
Writer, Historian, Philosopher, Sociologist,

Peter HiggsPeter Higgs
29 May 1929, British
Theoretical physicist, Physicist
Allan Octavian HumeAllan Octavian Hume
06 June 1829, British
Botanist, Ornithologist, Civil servant

Daniel Gabriel FahrenheitDaniel Gabriel Fahrenheit
24 May 1686, Polish
Physicist, Inventor

Paul R. EhrlichPaul R. Ehrlich
29 May 1932, American
Entomologist, Zoologist, University teacher

Chien-Shiung WuChien-Shiung Wu
31 May 1912, Chinese
Physicist

James HuttonJames Hutton
03 June 1726, British, Scottish
Geologist
Lisa RandallLisa Randall
18 June 1962, American
Physicist, Writer, University teacher, Theoretical

Alonzo ChurchAlonzo Church
14 June 1903, American
Mathematician, Philosopher, University teacher,
Charles-Augustin de CoulombCharles-Augustin de Coulomb
14 June 1736, French
Physicist

Nicolas Léonard Sadi CarnotNicolas Léonard Sadi Carnot
01 June 1796, French
Mathematician, Physicist, Engineer, Scientist

Raj ReddyRaj Reddy
13 June 1937, Indian, American
Computer scientist, University teacher
William WhewellWilliam Whewell
24 May 1794, British
Economist, Physicist, Historian, Philosopher,

Whitfield DiffieWhitfield Diffie
05 June 1944, American
Cryptographer, Mathematician, Computer scientist
John Edensor LittlewoodJohn Edensor Littlewood
09 June 1885, British
Mathematician, University teacher

Edward Norton LorenzEdward Norton Lorenz
23 May 1917, American
Mathematician, Meteorologist, University teacher

Donald DaviesDonald Davies
07 June 1924, British
Computer scientist

Siméon Denis PoissonSiméon Denis Poisson
21 June 1781, French
Mathematician, Astronomer, Physicist, University
William CrookesWilliam Crookes
17 June 1832, British
Chemist, Physicist, Psychic

Robert AxelrodRobert Axelrod
27 May 1943, American
Mathematician, Professor, Political scientist
Andrey MarkovAndrey Markov
02 June 1856, Russian
mathematician, statistician, university teacher

David HeroldDavid Herold
16 June 1842, American
Politician
Abraham de MoivreAbraham de Moivre
26 May 1667, French
Mathematician, Statistician

Shuji NakamuraShuji Nakamura
22 May 1954, Japanese, American
Physicist, Engineer, Inventor, Professor
Leonard KleinrockLeonard Kleinrock
13 June 1934, American
Mathematician, Computer scientist, Patent