Ruhland, Wilhelm

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Ruhland, Wilhelm Gender: M
Eugen Otto Wilhelm Ruhland
born on 7 August 1878 at 21:30 (= 9:30 PM )
Place Schleswig, Germany, 54n31, 9e33
Timezone LMT m9e33 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 15°09' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 14°33 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 23°34'


German botanist and plant physiologist whose official botanical author abbreviation is "Ruhland". Ruhland founded the journal "Planta" (Archive for Scientific Botany) together with Hans Winkler in 1925, but also pursued scientific and historical interests. A member of the Leopoldina, the Bavarian Academy of Sciences, the Göttingen Academy of Sciences, the Prussian Academy of Sciences and the Saxon Academy of Sciences, he crowned his life's work with the publication of the Handbuches der Pflanzenphysiologie (Handbook of Plant Physiology) in 18 volumes (1955-1967). He died on 5 January 1960 in Unterdeufstetten.

Link to Wikipedia biography (German)


Source Notes

Archives Gauquelin: Scientists & Medical Doctors (Hommes De Science) A, vol. 2, #3359 [1].


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 81)
  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Botanist and plant physiologist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction