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List of Famous Geologists

List of famous geologists, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top geologists in the world? This includes the most prominent geologists, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable geologists is in alphabetical order and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic geologists were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned geologists.

List ranges from John Muir to Charles Darwin and more.

From reputable, prominent, and well known geologists to the lesser known geologists of today, these are some of the best professionals in the geologist field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous geologists ever?" and "What are the names of famous geologists?" then you're in the right place. (1065 items)
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    A. M. Miller Died at 68 (1861-1929)

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    Died at 68 (1749-1817)

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    Died at 67 (1797-1864)

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    Died at 64 (1817-1881)

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    Died at 88 (1785-1873)

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    Died at 69 (1832-1901)

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    Died at 30 (1822-1852)

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    Died at 66 (1802-1868)

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    Arthur N. Strahler Died at 84 (1918-2002)

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    Died at 67 (1806-1873)

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    Albert Auguste Cochon de Lapparent Died at 69 (1839-1908)

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    Albert David Hager Died at 71 (1817-1888)

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    Died at 69 (1868-1937)

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    Albert F de Laessoë

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    Albert Heim Died at 88 (1849-1937)

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    Albert Perry Brigham Died at 77 (1855-1932)

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    Died at 81 (1861-1942)

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    Albrecht Penck Died at 87 (1858-1945)

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    Aleksander Czekanowski Died at 43 (1833-1876)

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    Aleksandr Rudolfovich Gangnus

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    Died at 97 (1914-2011)

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    Alexander Catcott Died at 54 (1725-1779)

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    Died at 70 (1878-1948)

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    Alexander Gorodnitsky age 81

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    Alexander H. Rice, Jr. Died at 81 (1875-1956)

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    Alexander Henry Green Died at 64 (1832-1896)

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    Died at 89 (1847-1936)

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    Alexander Keyserling Died at 76 (1815-1891)

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    Alexander Kruber Died at 70 (1871-1941)

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    Died at 74 (1810-1884)

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    Alexander Scherbina

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    Alexander Winchell Died at 67 (1824-1891)

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    Alexis Anastay Julien Died at 79 (1840-1919)

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    Alfred Elis Törnebohm Died at 73 (1838-1911)

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    Alfred Gabriel Nathorst Died at 71 (1850-1921)

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    Died at 80 (1859-1939)

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    Alfred Hulse Brooks Died at 53 (1871-1924)

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    Alfred Kröner age 75

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    Died at 89 (1864-1953)

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    Alfred Richard Cecil Selwyn Died at 78 (1824-1902)

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    Died at 50 (1880-1930)

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    Died at 83 (1881-1964)

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    Died at 61 (1926-1987)

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    Alphons Stübel Died at 69 (1835-1904)

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    Alphonse Briart Died at 73 (1825-1898)

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    Alphonse François Renard Died at 61 (1842-1903)

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