# Who Discovered Sulfur?

Sulfur (Sanskrit, sulvari; Latin sulfur or sulpur) was known in ancient times, and is referred to in the Biblical Pentateuch (Genesis).
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 Hennig Brand discovered Sulfur in 1669. http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Who_discovered_Sulfur_in...
 Sulfur was first recognized as an element by A. L. Lavoiser in 1777. It comes from http://www.chacha.com/question/who-discovered-the-...
 unfortunately, no one really knows who discovered sulfur. It has been around for so long, it was even before the first recordings of history. sorry : But you could guess? Cave men http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=201111...
 Physicist Alexandre Edmond Becquerel, of Paris, France, discovered solar power in 1839. Energy Matters reports that Becquerel demonstrated the use of solar energy by shining sunlight http://www.ask.com/science/discovered-solar-energy...