Dmitri MendeleevChemist and Inventor 1834-1907
Awards: Copley Medal, Demidov Prize, Element 101 – Mendelevium is named after him
Notable students: Konovalov, Gemilian
Quote: In a dream I saw a table where all the elements fell into place as required. Awakening, I immediately wrote it down on a piece of paper.
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