7,737 total votes
Louis Pasteur

Louis Pasteur

Louis Pasteur was a French chemist and microbiologist renowned for his discoveries of the principles of vaccination, microbial fermentation and pasteurization. He is remembered for his remarkable breakthroughs in the causes and preventions of diseases, and his discoveries have saved countless lives ever since. He reduced mortality from puerperal fever, and created the first vaccines for rabies and anthrax. His medical discoveries provided direct support for th...

... more on Wikipedia

Louis Pasteur is ranked on...

#43 of 1,310 The Greatest Minds of All Time 468.3k votes List of the Greatest Minds of All Time, throughout history. This list represents the most influential thinkers across variou...
#52 of 2,657 The Most Influential People of All Time 1.6M votes This is a list of the most influential people of all of human history. This means that the individuals on this list have had...
#42 of 87 People Who Made the World a Better Place 46.3k votes This is a list of famous people who helped heal the world. Some people have been acknowledged for their efforts with No...
80 Famous People with ADHD 727.0k views This is a list of famous people with ADHD - a psychiatric disorder with symptoms that include trouble paying attention,...
Famous People Named Louis or Lou 4.3k views If your name is Louis, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Louis or Lou, incl...

Louis Pasteur is also found on...

Famous People Who Died of Stroke Famous Chemists from France List of Famous Chemists Famous Physicians from France Famous Male Chemists