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List of Famous Pharmacists

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List of famous pharmacists, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top pharmacists in the world? This includes the most prominent pharmacists, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable pharmacists is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic pharmacists 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 pharmacists.

This list of famous people of pharmacy includes John Pemberton, Georg Trakl and more.

From reputable, prominent, and well known pharmacists to the lesser known pharmacists of today, these are some of the best professionals in the pharmacist field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous pharmacists ever?" and "What are the names of famous pharmacists?" then you're in the right place. 
  • John Pemberton

    John Stith Pemberton (July 8, 1831 – August 16, 1888) was an English pharmacist who is best...  more
  • Hubert Horatio Humphrey Jr. (May 27, 1911 – January 13, 1978) was an American politician who...  more
  • George F. Archambault

    George F. Archambault, Ph.G., Ph.C., J.D. (1909 – January 1, 2001) was the first pharmacy...  more
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  • Wilbur Scoville

    Wilbur Lincoln Scoville (January 22, 1865 – March 10, 1942) was an American pharmacist best...  more
  • Georg Trakl (3 February 1887 – 3 November 1914) was an Austrian poet and brother of the...  more
  • Caleb Davis Bradham (May 27, 1867 – February 19, 1934) was an American pharmacist, best known...  more
  • Abū Bakr Muhammad ibn Zakariyyā al-Rāzī (Persian: ابوبكر محمّد زکرياى رازى‎ Abūbakr Mohammad-e...  more
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  • Vanessa Grazziotin

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  • Douglas Cockburn Frith, (March 5, 1945 – March 21, 2009) was a Canadian politician. He...  more
  • Johann Georg Noel Dragendorff

    Johann Georg Noel Dragendorff (August 8, 1836 – April 7, 1898) was a German pharmacist and...  more
  • Una Winifred Atwell (27 February or 27 April 1910 or 1914 – 28 February 1983) was a...  more
  • Felisa Rincón de Gautier (born Felisa Rincón Marrero) (also known as Doña Fela) (January 9,...  more
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  • David E. Burke (born July 26, 1967) served as State Senator for the 26th District of the Ohio...  more
  • William Doohan was a pharmacist, veterinarian, and dentist....  more