Jöns Jacob Berzelius

Jöns Jacob Berzelius

Birth
Vaversunda, Vadstena kommun, Östergötlands län, Sweden
Death 7 Aug 1848 (aged 68)
Stockholm, Stockholms kommun, Stockholms län, Sweden
Burial Solna, Solna kommun, Stockholms län, Sweden
Plot SO 02 30
Memorial ID 9530990 · View Source
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Chemist, regarded as one of the fathers of modern chemistry. He among other things invented the classical system of chemical symbols, in which elements are abbreviated by one or two letters.

Bio by: Klas Grönqvist


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  • Originally Created by: Klas Grönqvist
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  • Find a Grave Memorial 9530990
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jöns Jacob Berzelius (20 Aug 1779–7 Aug 1848), Find a Grave Memorial no. 9530990, citing Solna Cemetery, Solna, Solna kommun, Stockholms län, Sweden ; Maintained by Find A Grave .