Index by Birth Year
*1494 in Glauchau/Saxony
+1555 in Chemnitz
German Catholic, scholar and scientist. Known as "the father of mineralogy".
His most famous work (De re metallica libri xii) was published the year after his death, in 1556.
2017 J. Giesen
zuletzt gešndert: 11. Jan. 2017