Alexander von Middendorff Alexander Theodor von Middendorff (Александр Федорович Миддендорф) (18 August 1815 – 24 January 1894) was a Baltic German zoologist and explorer.
Anatole Romaniuk Anatole Romaniuk also written Romaniuc is a demographer who made contributions to the areas of fertility and sterility, African demography, Aboriginal studies, the understanding of demographic processes and population forecasting.
Andreas Dombret Andreas Raymond Dombret (born January 16, 1960 in the USA) is German-American banker.
Anton Vilsmeier Anton Vilsmeier was a German chemist who together with Erich Haack discovered the Vilsmeier-Haack reaction.
Arthur Eichengrün Arthur Eichengrün (August 13, 1867 – December 23, 1949) was a German Jewish chemist, best known through a controversy about who invented aspirin.
August Klostermann August Heinrich Klostermann (16 May 1837, Steinhude, Schaumburg-Lippe - 11 February 1915, Kiel) was a German Lutheran theologian.
Eduard Buchner Eduard Buchner (20 May 1860 – 13 August 1917) was a German chemist and zymologist, awarded with the 1907 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work on fermentation.
Emil Frommel Emil Frommel (1828–1896) was a German theologian and author, born at Karlsruhe.
Emmy Noether Emmy Noether, was an influential German mathematician known for her groundbreaking contributions to abstract algebra and theoretical physics.
Erich Neumann (psychologist) Erich Neumann (אריך נוימן; January 23, 1905 – November 5, 1960), was a psychologist, philosopher, writer, and student of Carl Jung.
Ferdinand von Lindemann Carl Louis Ferdinand von Lindemann (April 12, 1852 – March 6, 1939) was a German mathematician, noted for his proof, published in 1882, that π (pi) is a transcendental number, meaning it i...
Friedrich Kohlrausch Friedrich Wilhelm Georg Kohlrausch (October 14, 1840 – January 17, 1910) was a German physicist who investigated the conductive properties of electrolytes and contributed to knowledge of their b...
Fritz Fischer Fritz Fischer (March 5, 1908 – December 1, 1999) was a German historian best known for his analysis of the causes of World War I. Fischer has been described by The Encyclopedia of Historians and Historical Writing as the most important German historian of the 20th century.
Georg August Goldfuss Georg August Goldfuss (Goldfuß, April 18, 1782 – October 2, 1848) was a German palaeontologist, zoologist and botanist.
Gottlieb Christoph Harless Gottlieb Christoph Harless (originally Harles) (21 June 1738 – 2 November 1815) was a German classical scholar and bibliographer.
Gustav Hauser Gustav Hauser (13 July 1856, Nördlingen – 30 June 1935, Erlangen) was a German pathologist and bacteriologist.
Günter Hirsch Günter Hirsch (born January 30, 1943) is a German legal scholar and a former president of the Federal Court of Justice of Germany.
Hans Geiger Johannes "Hans" Wilhelm "Gengar" Geiger (30 September 1882 – 24 September 1945) was a German physicist.
Hans Kopfermann Hans Kopfermann (26 April 1895, Breckenheim near Wiesbaden – 28 January 1963, Heidelberg) was a German atomic and nuclear physicist.
Hans Magnus Enzensberger Hans Magnus Enzensberger (born 11 November 1929 in Kaufbeuren), is a German author, poet, translator and editor.
Heinrich Hansen Heinrich Hansen was a German Lutheran theologian and the father of the Lutheran High Church movement in Germany.
Heinz Bauer Heinz Bauer (31 January 1928 – 15 August 2002) was a German mathematician.
Hellmut Diwald Hellmut Diwald (born 13 August 1924 in Šatov (Schattau), Czechoslovakia, died 26 May 1993 in Würzburg) was a German historian and Professor of Medieval and Modern History at the University of Er...
Helmut Haussmann Helmut Haussmann (born 18 May 1943) is a German academic and politician.
Helmuth von Maltzahn Helmuth Ludwig Wilhelm Freiherr von Maltzahn (6 January 1840 – 11 February 1923) was a German finance minister and a representative in the Reichstag.
Hermann Haken Hermann Haken (born July 12, 1927 in Leipzig, Germany) is physicist and professor emeritus in theoretical physics at the University of Stuttgart.
Hubert Österle Hubert Österle (born 24 June 1949, in Dornbirn, Austria) is a professor of Business and Information Systems, director of the Institute of Information Management at the University of St. Gallen, ...
Justus von Liebig Justus Freiherr von Liebig (12 May 1803 – 18 April 1873) was a German chemist who made major contributions to agricultural and biological chemistry, and worked on the organization of organic che...
Jürgen Mittelstraß Jürgen Mittelstraß (born October 11, 1936 in Düsseldorf) is a German philosopher especially interested in the philosophy of science.
Kamyar Kalantar-Zadeh Kamyar Kalantar-Zadeh is an American physician doing research in nephrology, nutrition, and epidemiology.
Karl Frankenstein Karl Frankenstein was an Israeli professor in special education and pedagogy.
Karl Heinrich Rau Karl Heinrich Rau (November 23, 1792 – March 18, 1870) was a German political economist.
Karl Lennert Karl Lennert, M.D. (June 4, 1921 Fürth, Germany - August 27, 2012 Kiel, Germany) was a German physician and pathologist.
Karl-Theodor Sturm Karl-Theodor Sturm is a German mathematician working in stochastic analysis.
Karlheinz Brandenburg Karlheinz Brandenburg (born 20 June 1954, in Erlangen, Germany) is an audio engineer who has contributed to the audio compression format MPEG Audio Layer 3, more commonly known as MP3.
Klaus Hofmann Klaus Hofmann is a German musicologist born in Würzburg. Hofmann studied after graduation from 1958 to 1959 at the University of Erlangen. He then continued his studies at the Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg.
Konrad Oebbeke Konrad Oebbeke was a German geologist and mineralogist.
Kurt Josten Kurt Josten (full name Conrad Hermann Hubertus Maria Apollinaris Josten, aka C. H. Josten; 7 June 1912, Neuss, Germany – 10 July 1994, Neuss) was a historian of science and Curator o...
Louis Agassiz Louis Agassiz was a Swiss-born American biologist, geologist, physician, and a prominent innovator in the study of Earth's natural history. He grew up in Switzerland and became a professor of natural history at University of Neuchâtel.
Ludwig Feuerbach Ludwig Andreas von Feuerbach (July 28, 1804 – September 13, 1872) was a German philosopher and anthropologist best known for his book The Essence of Christianity, which provided a critique of Christianity which strongly influenced generations of later thinkers, including both Karl Marx...
Ludwig Tieck Johann Ludwig Tieck (31 May 1773 – 28 April 1853) was a German poet, translator, editor, novelist, writer of Novellen, and critic, who was one of the founding fathers of the Romantic movemen...
Markus Kuhn Markus G. Kuhn is a German computer scientist, currently teaching and researching at the University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory.
Markus Kuhn (computer scientist) Markus Guenther Kuhn (born 1971) is a German computer scientist, currently teaching and researching at the University of Cambridge Computer Laboratory.
Martin Noth Martin Noth (August 3, 1902 – May 30, 1968) was a German scholar of the Hebrew Bible who specialized in the pre-Exilic history of the Hebrews.
Michael Hissmann Michael Hissmann (1752, Hermannstadt – 1784, Göttingen) was a German philosopher, a radical materialist who translated Condillac and Joseph Priestley into German.
Otto Bradfisch Otto Bradfisch (May 10, 1903 in Zweibrücken – June 22, 1994 in Seeshaupt) was an economist, a jurist, an SS-Obersturmbannführer (Lieutenant colonel), leader of Einsatzkommando 8 of Einsatz...
Otto von Schrön Otto von Schrön (7 September 1837 - 13 May 1917) was a German physician and epidemiologist born in Hof, Bavaria.
Roland Busch Roland Busch (born 22 November 1964 in Erlangen) is CEO of the Infrastructure and Cities Sector and member of the managing board of Siemens.
Rudolf Fleischmann Rudolf Fleischmann (1 May 1903 – 3 February 2002) was a German experimental nuclear physicist from Erlangen, Bavaria.
Rudolf von Raumer Rudolf von Raumer (14 April 1815 – August 1876) was a German philologist.
Samuel Hahnemann Christian Friedrich Samuel Hahnemann (10 April 1755 – 2 July 1843) was a German physician, best known for creating a system of alternative medicine called homeopathy.
Thomas Wiegand Thomas Wiegand (born 6 May 1970 in Wismar) is a German electrical engineer who substantially contributed to the creation of the H.264/MPEG-4 AVC and H.265/MPEG-H HEVC video coding standards.
Ulrich Maly Dr. Ulrich Maly (born 8 August 1960) is a German politician, member of the SPD who has served as the Mayor of Nuremberg since 2002.
Walter Burkert Walter Burkert (born 2 February 1931 in Neuendettelsau) is a German scholar of Greek mythology and cult.
Walter Flex Walter Flex (6 July 1887 – 16 October 1917) was a German author responsible for Wanderer zwischen beiden Welten (The Wanderer between Two Worlds), a stunning war novel dealing with theme...
Walter Foster, 1st Baron Ilkeston Balthazar Walter Foster, 1st Baron Ilkeston PC FRCP (17 July 1840, Cambridge – 3 February 1913, London) was a British physician and politician.
Wilhelm Geiger Wilhelm Ludwig Geiger (1856-1943) was a German Orientalist in the fields of Indo-Iranian languages and the history of Iran and Sri Lanka.