Baumann, Eugen

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Baumann, Eugen Gender: M
Eugen Albert Baumann
born on 12 December 1846 at 11:00 (= 11:00 AM )
Place Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt, Germany, 48n46, 9e11
Timezone LMT m9e11 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 20°05' s_mo.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 06°57 Asc.s_aqucol.18.gif 12°56'

Eugen Baumann


German chemist recognised as one of the first people to create polyvinyl chloride (PVC); and, together with Carl Schotten, he discovered the Schotten-Baumann reaction.

From 1883 till his death, Baumann was married to Theresa Kopp, the daughter of chemist Hermann Kopp, and they had five children. He died in Freiburg on 3 November 1896 at the age of 49 due to a heart problem.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : Great Achievement 1872 (PhD)
  • Relationship : Marriage 1883 (Theresa Kopp)

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided Lutheran Church birth and baptism entry (1846, no. 252), death data in margin.


  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Heart disease/attack
  • Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (Five)
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease
  • Vocation : Science : Chemistry
  • Notable : Famous : First in Field ("PVC")
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator ("Schotten-Baumann reaction")