Famous Scientists from Serbia

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List of notable or famous scientists from Serbia, with bios and photos, including the top scientists born in Serbia and even some popular scientists who immigrated to Serbia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Serbian scientists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These scientists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known scientist from Serbia is included when available.

List contains people like Nikola Tesla, Mihajlo Idvorski Pupin.

This historic scientists from Serbia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Serbian scientists of note?" and "Who are the most famous scientists from Serbia?" These prominent scientists of Serbia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Serbian scientists.

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Adolf Hempt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Scientists from Serbia
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Adolf Hempt

Dr. Adolf Hempt is the founder of the Pasteur Institute in Novi Sad, Serbia. He stabilized Pasteur's vaccine against rabies so that it could be distributed to distant places. His method of producing vaccines were used in all Central European countries, and vaccine against rabies was produced according to his technology until 1989. Hempt was born on the 21st of September 1874 in Novi Sad as son of a Belgian Protestant missionary and Katarina Tewely origination from Budapest. The family soon moved to Sarajevo where he finished his primary studies. As the family was not enough wealthy for paying his studies he started studying medicine in Graz and Munich as military medic. Earned his medical ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 69 (1874-1943)

Birthplace: Novi Sad, Serbia

Alexander Soloviev

Alexander Vasilievich Soloviev was a historian of Serbia and Serbian law. He published research on the Bogumils, Serbian heraldry, philately and archeology, and translations from Russian and French. He was a professor at the University of Belgrade Faculty of Law, first Dean of the Sarajevo Law School and professor of Slavic studies at the University of Geneva. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 81 (1890-1971)

Birthplace: Kalisz, Poland

Valtazar Bogišić is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Scientists from Serbia
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Valtazar Bogišić

Valtazar Bogišić was a Serbian jurist and a pioneer in sociology. In the domain of private law his most notable works are researches on family structure and the unique Montenegrin civil code from 1888. He is considered to be a pioneer in the area of sociology of law and sociological jurisprudence. He was also a follower of the German Historical School of law, and maybe consider as a transfer-figure between Historical School and sociological approaches in law. In 1902 Bogisic was elected president of the International Institute of Sociology in Paris. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 74 (1834-1908)

Birthplace: Cavtat, Croatia

Bogoljub Kočović is a Bosnian jurist and statistician, Yugoslav by ethnic affiliation. Kočović was born in Sarajevo; his father was a Serb and mother French by origin. He obtained a MA in economy at the Roosevelt University in Chicago, and a Ph. D. in law in Paris. Kočović was a research assistant in the French National Center of Scientific Research from 1947 to 1952 and worked in the USA for ten years. In the 1960s, he returned to France, where he lives today. His best known work is perhaps the book WWII Victims in Yugoslavia, published in London in 1985 in Sebo-Croatian. Kočović compared the censuses from 1921, 1931 and 1948, and, assuming the possible population growth at 1.1% and ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 99

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