Authorised form of nameKuhne; Willy (1837 - 1900)
Other forms of nameWilhelm Friedrich
Dates1837 - 1900
Place of birthHamburg, Germany
Date of birth28 March 1837
Place of deathHeidelberg, Germany
Date of death10 or 11 June 1900
Research fieldPhysiology
Physiological chemistry
Gottingen University. PhD (1857), MD honoris causa (1862)
Assistant, Berlin Pathological Institute (1861); Professor of Physiology, Heidelberg; worked on the chemistry of proteins; died of pneumonia
Membership categoryForeign Member
Date of election19/05/1892
Royal Society activityLectures:
Croonian 1888
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Name from R and index to BR; Altname from index to BR and DSB
BR gives death date as 11 June 1900.
Virtual International Authority File
Royal Society codeNA6216
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
EC/1892/03Kuhne, Willy: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/2/510Copy letter from an unknown correspondent, to the Cambridge Scientific Instrument Company24 July 1888
NLB/2/701Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Michael Foster [Royal Society]13 October 1888
NLB/2/907Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Willy Kühne, Univeritat, Neidelberg15 December 1888
NLB/6/708Copy letter from Theodore E James, to [Harrisons]30 June 1892
NLB/20/751Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrs Harrison & Sons[28 June 1900]
MC/14/290Letter from Benjamin Vincent, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Institution, Albermarle Street, to Herbert Rix, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society7 February1888
MC/14Volume 14 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1885-1888
MC/15/295Letter from [Wilhelm] Kühne, Heidelberg, to the Secretary of the Royal Society3 July 1892
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