Mineralogists

Mineralogist is a scientist who specializes in the study of minerals. Mineralogist deals with the scientific study of the distribution, formation, chemistry, physical properties, and structure of minerals. Browse this section to explore about the life and works of various famous mineralogists from all over the world.

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 1 Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld

Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld
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Famous As: Geologist
Birthdate: November 18, 1832
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Finnish, Swedish
Died: August 12, 1901

 2 Victor Moritz Goldschmidt

Victor Moritz Goldschmidt
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Famous As: Mineralogist
Birthdate: January 27, 1888
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Norwegian
Died: March 20, 1947

 3 James Dwight Dana

James Dwight Dana
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Famous As: Geologist
Birthdate: February 12, 1813
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Died: April 14, 1895

 4 José Bonifácio de Andrada

José Bonifácio de Andrada
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Famous As: Statesman
Birthdate: June 13, 1763
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Brazilian
Died: April 6, 1838
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 5 Charles Friedel

Charles Friedel
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Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: March 12, 1832
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: French
Died: April 20, 1899

 6 Georg Brandt

Georg Brandt
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Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: June 26, 1694
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Swedish
Died: April 29, 1768
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 7 Axel Fredrik Cronstedt

Axel Fredrik Cronstedt
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Famous As: Mineralogist and chemist
Birthdate: December 23, 1722
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Swedish
Died: August 19, 1765
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 8 René-Just Haüy

René-Just Haüy
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Famous As: Priest
Birthdate: February 28, 1743
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: French
Died: June 3, 1822
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 9 Charles Thomas Jackson

Charles Thomas Jackson
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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: June 21, 1805
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American
Died: August 28, 1880

 10 Alexandre Brongniart

Alexandre Brongniart
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Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: February 5, 1770
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: French
Died: October 7, 1847
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 11 Per Teodor Cleve

Per Teodor Cleve
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Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: February 10, 1840
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: Swedish
Died: June 18, 1905

 12 Charles Hatchett

Charles Hatchett
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Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: January 2, 1765
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: British
Died: February 10, 1847
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 13 Edward Daniel Clarke

Edward Daniel Clarke
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Famous As: Naturalist
Birthdate: June 5, 1769
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: British
Died: March 9, 1822

 14 Louis-Jean-Marie Daubenton

Louis-Jean-Marie Daubenton
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Famous As: Naturalist
Birthdate: May 29, 1716
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: French
Died: January 1, 1800
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 15 Khajidsuren Bolormaa

Khajidsuren Bolormaa
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Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: January 18, 1965
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Mongolian

 16 Quintino Sella

Quintino Sella
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 7, 1827
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Italian
Died: March 14, 1884

 17 Georges Friedel

Georges Friedel
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Famous As: Crystallographer
Birthdate: July 19, 1865
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: French
Died: December 11, 1933

 18 Johann Gottlob Lehmann

Johann Gottlob Lehmann
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Famous As: Geologist
Birthdate: August 4, 1719
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: German
Died: January 22, 1767

 19 Jean-Étienne Guettard

Jean-Étienne Guettard
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Famous As: Doctor of medicine
Birthdate: September 22, 1715
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: French
Died: January 7, 1786

 20 Charles-Victor Mauguin

Charles-Victor Mauguin
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Famous As: Educator
Birthdate: September 19, 1878
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: French
Died: April 25, 1958

 21 Waldemar Christofer Brøgger

Waldemar Christofer Brøgger
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Famous As: Geologist
Birthdate: November 10, 1851
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Norwegian
Died: February 17, 1940

 22 Paul Niggli

Paul Niggli
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Famous As: Crystallographer
Birthdate: June 26, 1888
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Swiss
Died: January 13, 1953
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 23 Martin Julian Buerger

Martin Julian Buerger
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Famous As: Crystallographer
Birthdate: April 8, 1903
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American
Died: February 26, 1986

 24 Victor Mordechai Goldschmidt

Victor Mordechai Goldschmidt
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Famous As: Mineralogist
Birthdate: February 10, 1853
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: German
Died: May 8, 1933
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 25 Friedrich Johann Karl Becke

Friedrich Johann Karl Becke
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Famous As: Mineralogist
Birthdate: December 31, 1855
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Austrian
Died: June 18, 1931

 26 Alfred Lacroix

Alfred Lacroix
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Famous As: Mineralogist
Birthdate: February 4, 1863
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: French
Died: March 12, 1948
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 27 R. A. F. Penrose Jr.

R. A. F. Penrose Jr.
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Famous As: Geologist
Birthdate: December 17, 1863
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American
Died: July 31, 1931

 28 Alexey Stakhanov

Alexey Stakhanov
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Famous As: Miner
Birthdate: January 3, 1906
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: November 5, 1977
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 29 Bertram Eugene Warren

Bertram Eugene Warren
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Famous As: Crystallographer
Birthdate: June 28, 1902
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American
Died: June 27, 1991
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