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Sir Humphry Davy
Humphry Davy was one of the most celebrated British chemists of the early 19th century, credited with having discovered several elements through electrolysis. Humphry Davy got interested in chemistry as an apprentice to an apothecary when he was a young m... More »
Born: December 17, 1778 (age 238), Penzance, Cornwall, England
Died: May 29, 1829

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Sir Humphry Davy, 1st Baronet PRS MRIA FGS (17 December 1778 – 29 May 1829) was a Cornish chemist and inventor, who is best remembered today for ...

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Read a concise biography about the 19th century scientist Sir Humphry Davy who invented the miners safety lamp.

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Oct 26, 2015 ... Sir Humphry Davy was an English chemist best known for his contributions to the discoveries of chlorine and iodine. In 1798, he was appointed ...

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Sep 11, 2015 ... Humphry Davy (1778–1829), the son of an impoverished Cornish ... An 1830 engraving of Sir Humphry Davy, by G. R. Newton, after a painting ...

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Sir Humphry Davy, Baronet: Dec. 17, 1778 Penzance, Cornwall, Eng. May 29, 1829 Geneva English chemist who discovered several chemical elements ...

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Young Humphry Davy making his first experiments. Image courtesy of the Wellcome ..... Sir Humphry Davy, Baronet, Thomas Philips 1821. Image courtesy of the ...

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Get information, facts, and pictures about Sir Humphry Davy at Encyclopedia.com . Make research projects and school reports about Sir Humphry Davy easy with ...

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Sir Humphry Davy (1778-1829). Humphry Davywas born on December 17, 1778 in Penzance, Cornwall, England. He received his education in Penzance and ...

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Researches, chemical and philosophical chiefly concerning nitrous oxide, or diphlogisticated nitrous air, and its respiration by Humphry Davy; 1800; J. Johnson, ...