|Birthname||Hans Edmund Piper|
|born on||8 January 1877 at 03:00 (= 03:00 AM )|
|Place||Altona, Germany, 53n34, 9e48|
|Timezone||LMT m9e48 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||17°59' 05°57 Asc. 12°49'|
German physiologist who wrote the book Elektrophysiologie menschlicher Muskeln ("Electrophysiology of human muscles;" Springer, Berlin, 1912).
As a student of Johannes von Kries Piper earned his doctorate in 1902 at the Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg. In 1905 he habilitated at the Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel. First as a private lecturer, then as associate professor of physiology, he was head of department at the Physiological Institute of the Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Berlin.
He died on 20 August 1915, aged 38, during active service as a soldier in the First World War. He was survived by his wife, Margarete Sofia Anna Henriette von Mikulicz, who gave birth after her husband's death to their son Hans-Felix Piper who would became a noted ophthalmologist.
Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry from Hamburg Archives.
- Family : Parenting : Kids - Noted
- Vocation : Education : Teacher (Professor of physiology)
- Vocation : Medical : Physician (Physiologist)
- Vocation : Military : Combat
- Vocation : Military : Killed
- Vocation : Military : Military service (WWI, soldier)
- Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (Physiology)