- Emil Hermann (ˈeːmiːl ˈhɛrman). 1852–1919, German chemist, noted particularly for his work on synthetic sugars and the purine group: Nobel prize for chemistry 1902
- Ernst Otto. 1918–94, German chemist: shared the Nobel prize for chemistry in 1973 with Geoffrey Wilkinson for his work on inorganic complexes
- Hans (hans). 1881–1945, German chemist, noted particularly for his work on chlorophyll, haemin, and the porphyrins: Nobel prize for chemistry 1930
- Robert James, known as Bobby. 1943–2008, US chess player; world champion 1972–75
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- BiographicalEdwin, 1886–1960, Swiss pianist.
- BiographicalErnst Otto, born 1918, German chemist: Nobel prize 1973.
- BiographicalRobert James ("Bobby''), born 1943, U.S. chess player.