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Sr Humprey Davy
Birth: Sep. 17, 1779
Penzance
Cornwall, England
Death: May 29, 1829
Geneva
Geneve, Switzerland

British Chemist, Scientist. He discovered the anesthetic effects of laughing gas (nitrous oxide), and his work helped to improve several industries including agriculture and mining. Davy was knighted by King George III in 1812. 
 
Burial:
Plain Palais Cemetery
Geneva
Geneve, Switzerland
 
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Record added: Dec 07, 2006
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