Georg Klebs
Georg Albrecht Klebs (23 October 1857 – 15 October 1918) was a German botanist from Neidenburg (Nidzica), Prussia. His brother was the historian Elimar Klebs.
Klebs studied chemistry, philos...
Hermann Klaatsch
Dr. Hermann Klaatsch (10 March 1863 – 5 January 1916) was a German physician, anatomist, physical anthropologist, evolutionist, and professor at the University of Heidelberg (from 1890) and at the Uni...
Theodor Ludwig Wilhelm von Bischoff
Theodor Ludwig Wilhelm von Bischoff (October 28, 1807 in Hannover – December 5, 1882 in Munich) was a German physician and biologist who lectured on pathological anatomy at Heidelberg (1835-1843) and...
Heinrich Thorbecke
Heinrich Thorbecke (March 14, 1837 Meiningen - January 3, 1890 Mannheim) was a German Arabic scholar. His studies were directed mainly to the poetry of the Bedouin and the history of Arabic.
He st...
Heinrich von Treitschke
Heinrich Gotthard von Treitschke (September 15, 1834 – April 28, 1896) was a nationalist German historian, political writer and National Liberal member of the Reichstag during the time of the German ...
Georg Landsberg
Georg Landsberg (January 30, 1865 – September 14, 1912) was a German mathematician, known for his work in the theory of algebraic functions and on the Riemann–Roch theorem. The Takagi–Landsberg curve,...
Kurt Schneider
Kurt Schneider (7 January 1887 – 27 October 1967) was a German psychiatrist known largely for his writing on the diagnosis and understanding of schizophrenia, as well as personality disorders th...
Wolfgang Huber
Wolfgang Huber (born 12 August 1942 in Strasbourg, Germany) is a prominent German theologian and ethicist. Huber served as bishop of the Evangelical Church of Berlin-Brandenburg-Silesian Upper Lusatia...
Heinrich Dernburg
Heinrich Dernburg (3 March 1829 – 25 November 1907) was a German jurist, professor, and politician. Born in Mainz, Grand Duchy of Hesse, he was the brother of Friedrich Dernburg.Of Jewish origin...
Friedrich Baethgen
Friedrich Jürgen Baethgen (July 30, 1890 – June 18, 1972) was a German historian born in Greifswald. He specialized in medieval studies and in history of the papacy.He studied history at the Uni...
Karl Ullmann
Karl (Carl) Christian Ullmann (March 3, 1796 in Epfenbach, Electoral Palatinate – January 12, 1865) was a German Calvinist theologian from the Electoral Palatinate.
He studied at Heidelberg ...
Ernst Wahle
Ernst Wahle (March 25, 1889, Magdeburg - January 21, 1981) was a German archaeologist.He taught at Heidelberg University. In 1937 he joined the Nazi Party.
Thomas Erastus
Thomas Erastus (September 7, 1524 – December 31, 1583) was a Swiss physician and theologian best known for a posthumously published work in which he argued that the sins of Christians shoul...
Hugo Merton
Hugo Merton (18 November 1879, Frankfurt am Main – 23 March 1940, Edinburgh) was a German zoologist.He studies sciences at the University of Heidelberg. From October 1907 to August 1908, with h...
Carl Joseph Anton Mittermaier
Carl Joseph Anton Mittermaier (5 August 1787 Munich - 28 August 1867 Heidelberg) was a German jurist.
He was born in Munich, and educated at the universities of Landshut and Heidelberg. For some y...
Eduard Zeller
Eduard Gottlob Zeller ([ˈtsɛlɐ]; 22 January 1814, Kleinbottwar – 19 March 1908, Stuttgart), was a German philosopher and Protestant theologian of the Tübingen School of theology. He was most known for...
Paul Ramdohr
Paul Ramdohr, also Paul A. Ramdohr (1 January 1890 in Überlingen – 8 March 1985 in Hohensachsen/Weinheim), was a German mineralogist, ore deposit-researcher and a pioneer of ore microscopy.
Otto Ribbeck
Johann Carl Otto Ribbeck (23 July 1827, Erfurt – 18 July 1898, Leipzig), was a German classical scholar. His works are mostly confined to criticisms of Latin poetry and to classical character sketches...
Uta Gerhardt
Uta Gerhardt (born 11 June 1938 in Zella-Mehlis, Germany) is a German sociologist and professor emeritus at the University of Heidelberg.She studied sociology, philosophy and history at the universiti...
Alfons von Rosthorn
Alfons Edler von Rosthorn (September 19, 1857 - August 9, 1909) was an Austrian gynecologist who was native of Oed, a village that is located in the district of Wiener Neustadt-Land.In 1885 he earne...
Monopoly on violence
The monopoly of the legitimate use of physical force, also known as the monopoly on violence (German: Gewaltmonopol des Staates), is the defining conception of the state as first expounded by soci...
Lorenz S. Cederbaum
Lorenz Cederbaum (October 26, 1946, Braunschweig, Germany) is a German physical chemist. He studied physics at the University of Munich and obtained his diplome in 1970, his Ph.D. in 1972, and habilit...
Anton Dereser
Anton Dereser (also known as Thaddaeus a Sancto Adamo, OCD) (3 February 1757, Fahr, Franconia –15 or 16 June 1827, Breslau) was a Discalced Carmelite professor of hermeneutics and Oriental lang...
Jürgen Habermas
Jürgen Habermas (/ˈjɜrɡən/ or /ˈjʊərɡən ˈhɑːbərmɑːs/; [ˈjʏrɡn̩ ˈhaːbɐmaːs]; born 18 June 1929) is a German sociologist and philosopher in the tradition of critical theory and pragmatism. He is perhaps...
Armin von Bogdandy
Armin von Bogdandy (born June 5, 1960 in Oberhausen) is professor of public law and international law at the law faculty of Goethe University Frankfurt and Director of the Heidelberg Max Planck Instit...
Walther Bothe
Walther Wilhelm Georg Bothe (8 January 1891 – 8 February 1957) was a German nuclear physicist, who shared the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1954 with Max Born.In 1913, he joined the newly created Laborato...
Dietmar Rothermund
Dietmar Rothermund is a German historian best known for his research in the economy of India.
Dietmar Rothermund was born on 20 January 1933 in Kassel. He studied history and philosophy in Marburg...