Stephen HawkingStephen Hawking
(Theoretical Physicist, Cosmologist)

08 January 1942

British

Albert EinsteinAlbert Einstein
(Father of Modern Physics)

14 March 1879

German,American

Nikola TeslaNikola Tesla
(Father of Radio)

10 July 1856

American

Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin
(Founding Father of the United States)

17 January 1706

American

Isaac NewtonIsaac Newton
(Physicist, Mathematician, Astronomer)

04 January 1643

British

Srinivasa RamanujanSrinivasa Ramanujan
(Mathematician)

22 December 1887

Indian

Edward SnowdenEdward Snowden
(Computer Professional, Former CIA Employee)

21 June 1983

American

Alan TuringAlan Turing
(Computer Scientist)

23 June 1912

British

AristotleAristotle
(Philosopher, Teacher of Alexander the Great)

0384 BC

Greek

Galileo GalileiGalileo Galilei
(Astronomer, Mathematician, Philosopher, Rebel Scientist, Physicist)

15 February 1564

Italian

Lev Landau Lev Landau
(Physicist)

22 January 1908

Russian

Charles DarwinCharles Darwin
(Naturalist, Geologist)

12 February 1809

British

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Neil deGrasse TysonNeil deGrasse Tyson
(Astrophysicist)

05 October 1958

American

John Forbes Nash Jr.John Forbes Nash Jr.
(Mathematician)

13 June 1928

American

Larry PageLarry Page
(Co-founder of Google)

26 March 1973

American

Alexander Graham BellAlexander Graham Bell
(Inventor of Telephone)

03 March 1847

Canadian,Scottish

AryabhataAryabhata

0476 AD

Indian

Eduardo SaverinEduardo Saverin
(Entrepreneur)

19 March 1982

Brazilian

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PythagorasPythagoras
(Philosopher and Mathematician)

0570 BC

Greek

Sergey BrinSergey Brin
(Computer scientist)

21 August 1973

Russian,American

George Washington CarverGeorge Washington Carver
(Scientist & Inventor)

01 January 1864

American

Carl SaganCarl Sagan
(Astronomer, Astrophysicist, Writer)

09 November 1934

American

Isaac AsimovIsaac Asimov
(Writer, Professor)

02 January 1920

American

James WatsonJames Watson
(Molecular Biologist)

06 April 1928

American

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J. Robert OppenheimerJ. Robert Oppenheimer

22 April 1904

American

Nicolaus CopernicusNicolaus Copernicus

19 February 1473

Polish

Richard FeynmanRichard Feynman
(Physicist)

11 May 1918

American

ArchimedesArchimedes
(Mathematician, Engineer, Inventor, Physicist, Astronomer)

0287 BC

Greek

Bertrand RussellBertrand Russell
(Philosopher)

18 May 1872

British,Welsh

Lewis CarrollLewis Carroll
(Author, Mathematician and Photographer)

27 January 1832

British

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Tim Berners-LeeTim Berners-Lee
(Inventor of the World Wide Web)

08 June 1955

British

Richard Dawkins Richard Dawkins
(Evolutionary Biologist)

26 March 1941

British

Louis PasteurLouis Pasteur
(Chemist and Microbiologist)

27 December 1822

French

Josef Allen HynekJ. Allen Hynek
(Astronomer, Ufologist)

01 May 1910

American

Michael FaradayMichael Faraday
(Physicist & Chemist)

22 September 1791

British

Heinrich HertzHeinrich Hertz
(Physicist)

22 February 1857

German

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John von NeumannJohn von Neumann
(Mathematician)

28 December 1903

Hungarian,American

Werner HeisenbergWerner Heisenberg
(Physicist)

05 December 1901

German

Shigeru MiyamotoShigeru Miyamoto
(Video Game Designer, Artist)

16 November 1952

Japanese

Carl LinnaeusCarl Linnaeus
(Botanist)

23 May 1707

Swedish

EuclidEuclid
(Mathematician - Euclidean Geometry, Euclid's Elements and Euclidean Algorithm)

0330 BC

Greek

Gregor MendelGregor Mendel

22 July 1822

Austrian

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Enrico FermiEnrico Fermi
(Nobel Laureate in Physics)

29 September 1901

Italian,American

Charles BabbageCharles Babbage
(Father of the computer)

26 December 1791

British

AvicennaAvicenna
(Persian Plymath)

0980 AD

Alexander FlemingAlexander Fleming
(Biologist, Pharmacologist, Discovered Penicillin)

06 August 1881

British,Scottish

Niels BohrNiels Bohr
(Nobel Prize Winning Physicist)

07 October 1885

Danish

Leonhard EulerLeonhard Euler
(Mathematician, Physicist)

15 April 1707

Swiss,Russian

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Johannes KeplerJohannes Kepler
(Astronomer, Mathematician & Astrologer)

27 December 1571

German

Alfred NobelAlfred Nobel

21 October 1833

Swedish

Erwin SchrödingerErwin Schrödinger
(Physicist)

12 August 1887

Austrian

Dmitri MendeleevDmitri Mendeleev
(Inventor of Periodic Table)

08 February 1834

Russian

Blaise PascalBlaise Pascal
(French Mathematician, Physicist, Inventor, Writer and Catholic Philosopher)

19 June 1623

French

Ernest RutherfordErnest Rutherford
(Physicist, Chemist)

30 August 1871

New Zealander,British

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(Ornithologist)

12 November 1896

Indian

J J ThompsonJ. J. Thomson
(Physicist, Nobel Prize Winner)

18 December 1856

British

John DaltonJohn Dalton

06 September 1766

British

James WattJames Watt
(Inventor of Steam Engine)

19 January 1736

Scottish

Francis CrickFrancis Crick
(Co-discoverer of the Structure of the DNA Molecule, Nobel Prize Winner)

08 June 1916

British

Tycho BraheTycho Brahe
(Astronomer)

14 December 1546

Danish

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(Physicist)

30 November 1858

Indian

Guglielmo MarconiGuglielmo Marconi
(Inventor)

25 April 1874

Italian

Max PlanckMax Planck
(Physicist)

23 April 1858

German

Antoine LavoisierAntoine Lavoisier
(Chemist)

26 August 1743

French

Robert HookeRobert Hooke
(Philosopher)

28 July 1635

British

Gabe NewellGabe Newell
(Entrepreneur)

03 November 1962

American

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Benjamin BannekerBenjamin Banneker
(Compiler of Almanacs)

09 November 1731

American

Jonas SalkJonas Salk
(Medical researcher)

28 October 1914

American

EratosthenesEratosthenes
(Mathematician)

Greek

Zbigniew BrzezinskiZbigniew Brzezinski
(Former Diplomat, Political Scientist)

28 March 1928

Polish,American

Norman BorlaugNorman Borlaug
(Father of the Green Revolution)

25 March 1914

American

Linus PaulingLinus Pauling
(Chemist, Biochemist)

28 February 1901

American

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Terence TaoTerence Tao
(Mathematician)

17 July 1975

Australian,American

Paul DiracPaul Dirac
(Physicist)

08 August 1902

British

Grigori PerelmanGrigori Perelman
(Mathematician)

13 June 1966

Russian

James Harris SimonsJames Harris Simons
(Mathematicians & Hedge Fund Manager)

1938 AD

American

Vikram SarabhaiVikram Sarabhai
(Scientist)

12 August 1919

Indian

Antonie van LeeuwenhoekAntonie van Leeuwenhoek
(Scientist)

24 October 1632

Dutch

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Alfred WegenerAlfred Wegener
(Researcher)

01 November 1880

German

Guido van RossumGuido van Rossum
(Programmer)

31 January 1956

Dutch

Kurt GödelKurt Gödel
(Mathematician, Philosopher)

28 April 1906

American

Satyendra Nath BoseSatyendra Nath Bose

01 January 1894

Indian

Dan ShechtmanDan Shechtman

24 January 1941

Israeli

BrahmaguptaBrahmagupta
(Mathematician and Astronomer)

0598 AD

Indian

Alfred Russel WallaceAlfred Russel Wallace
(Naturalist, Explorer, Geographer, Anthropologist and Biologist)

08 January 1823

British

John Logie BairdJohn Logie Baird
(Engineer)

13 August 1888

British,Scottish

Robert BoyleRobert Boyle
(Founder of Modern Chemistry, Boyle's Law)

25 January 1627

Irish,British

Robert KochRobert Koch
(Physician)

11 December 1843

German

Omar KhayyamOmar Khayyam
(Mathematician)

18 May 1048

Iranian,Persian

Albert HofmannAlbert Hofmann
(The First Person to Synthesize LSD)

11 January 1906

Swiss

G. H. HardyG. H. Hardy
(Mathematician)

07 February 1877

British

Samuel ColtSamuel Colt
(Inventor)

19 July 1814

American

Alfred KinseyAlfred Kinsey
(Sexologist)

23 June 1894

American

Pierre-Simon LaplacePierre-Simon Laplace
(Scientist)

23 March 1749

French

Fritz HaberFritz Haber
(Chemist)

09 December 1868

German

A.P.J. Abdul KalamA.P.J. Abdul Kalam
(Former President of India)

15 October 1931

Indian

William ShockleyWilliam Shockley
(Physicist)

13 February 1910

American

Humphry DavyHumphry Davy
(Inventor of Davy Lamp)

17 December 1778

British

David HilbertDavid Hilbert
(Mathematician)

23 January 1862

German