Index by Year of Birth
Jöns Jakob Berzelius
* 1779 im Vadstena,
+ 1848 in Stockholm
Baron Jöns Jacob Berzelius was a Swedish chemist.
Berzelius is considered, along with Robert Boyle, John Dalton,
and Antoine Lavoisier,
to be one of the founders of modern chemistry.
Although Berzelius began his career as a physician,
his enduring contributions were in the fields of
electrochemistry, chemical bonding and stoichiometry.
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