Currently alive, at 99 years of age.
1917 – Born on May 28th in Brooklyn, New York. American biologist and educator.
1941 – Earned his PhD in Biology at Harvard University.
1947 – Barry Commoner is a Professor of plant physiology and chairman of the Department of Botany at Washington University.
– Director of Washington University’s Center for the Biology of Natural Systems.
1966-1979 – Author of the books, Science and Survival, The Closing Circle: Nature, Man, and Technology, The Poverty of Power: Energy and the Economic Crisis and The Politics of Energy.
1980 – United States Presidential candidate for the Citizens Party.
1981 – A professor at Queens College, New York.
1990 – Wrote the book, Making Peace with the Planet.