German chemist in charge of the discoveries from the periodic components uranium, zirconium and cerium. He spent a big part of his existence learning the means of an apothecary and was an associate in a number of pharmacies. He was a chemistry lecturer in the Prussian Royal Artillery. There’s a crater around the moon called after him. He was created in Wernigerode, Germany and passed away in Berlin, Prussia. His child Julius was a famour orientalist. He was a popular German scientist like Albert Einstein.