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Sergei Nikolaevich Vinogradskii

Sergei Vinogradskii, USSR Microbiologist.

Background

  • Vinogradskii, Sergei was born on September 13, 1856 in Kiev.

  • Education

    • Graduated from Petersburg University, 1881.

    Career

    • Founder and chairman of the Russian Microbiology Society, 1903. Emigrated after the Bolshevik take-over, 1922. Head of the Agrobiology Department of the Pasteur Institute in Paris, 1922-1953.

      Member of the French Academy of Sciences and fellow of the Royal Society.

    Religion

    Religion is bad because it stops people thinking in a rational and objective way.

    Views

    Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.

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    Born September 13, 1856
    Died February 24, 1953
    (aged 96)
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