|born on||17 December 1778 at 05:00 (= 05:00 AM )|
|Place||Penzance, England, 50n07, 5w33|
|Timezone||LMT m5w33 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||25°28' 07°12 Asc. 20°36'|
British pioneer in electro-chemistry who experimented on the respiration of gases in 1798; established his reputation when he discovered the effects of laughing gas. He was knighted 4/12/1812.
Died 5/29/1829, Genf, Switzerland.
From brother John Davy's "Memoirs Of The Life Of Sir Humphry Davy Vol. I", 1839, pg. 2: 'He was born on the 17th of December, 1778, at five o'clock in the morning, as is certified in the cover of a large family-Bible, in the handwriting of [Robert Davy] his father."
- Vocation : Science : Chemistry (Chemistry)
- Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator (Laughing Gas)