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.
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