On This Day

October 24

Paul Émile Appell
Appell, Paul Émile

(b. September 27, 1855 – d. October 24, 1930)

France

Armitage, Eleonora

(b. December 11, 1864 – d. October 24, 1961)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland; United Kingdom

Identified Polytrichaceae and collected Polytrichaceae

Assheton, Richard

(b. December 23, 1863 – d. October 24, 1915)

Antoine Berjon
Berjon, Antoine

(b. May 17, 1754 – d. October 24, 1843)

France

Antonio Berlese
Berlese, Antonio

(b. June 26, 1863 – d. October 24, 1927)

United Kingdom

Bertsch, Karl

(b. February 01, 1878 – d. October 24, 1965)

Germany

Braun, Walter

(b. November 30, 1929 – d. October 24, 2005)

Luigi Valentino Brugnatelli
Brugnatelli, Luigi Valentino

(b. February 14, 1761 – d. October 24, 1818)

Bullock, Arthur Allman

(b. February 08, 1906 – d. October 24, 1980)

United Kingdom; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Collected Fabaceae

Campbell, James Wishart

(b. June 23, 1873 – d. October 24, 1956)

New Zealand

Identified Equisetaceae and collected Empididae

Charles Victor Daremberg
Daremberg, Charles Victor

(b. March 14, 1817 – d. October 24, 1872)

France

John Van Denburgh
Denburgh, John Van

(b. August 23, 1872 – d. October 24, 1924)

United States of America

Salomon Ehrmann
Ehrmann, Salomon

(b. December 19, 1854 – d. October 24, 1926)

Austria

Grant, Robert

(b. June 17, 1814 – d. October 24, 1892)

Scotland

Graves, Robert Charles

(b. October 24, 1930 – d. October 24, 2014)

Greenberg, Russell S.

(b. 1973 – d. October 24, 2013)

United States of America

Gärtner, Friedrich

(b. August 09, 1854 – d. October 24, 1931)

Hallar, Søren

(b. July 12, 1887 – d. October 24, 1950)

Heidecke, Dietrich

(b. June 04, 1945 – d. October 24, 2011)

Heilbrunn, Lewis Victor

(b. January 24, 1892 – d. October, 1959)

United States of America

Hickey, William

(b. 1787 – d. October 24, 1875)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland; Great Britain

Hillier, Alfred Peter

(b. 1858 – d. October 24, 1911)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland

Jackson, Robert Tracy

(b. July 13, 1861 – d. October 24, 1948)

Identified Toxopneustidae and collected Pentremitidae

Jarkovsky, Samuel

(b. March 18, 1816 – d. October 24, 1873)

Karpaš, Rudolf

(b. October 07, 1905 – d. October 24, 1980)

Koschuh, Anton

(b. May 19, 1970 – d. October 24, 2013)

Kraus, Otto

(b. May 17, 1930 – d. October 24, 2017)

Germany

Kugler, Jehoshua

(b. February 01, 1916 – d. October 24, 2007)

Köhler, Johann Christian Gottlieb

(b. July 30, 1759 – d. October 24, 1833)

Lang, Veleslav

(b. September 27, 1913 – d. October 24, 1993)