20 Julie 1822
Heinzendorf bei Odrau, Austrian Empire (nou Hynčice, Czech Republic)
|Dee'd||6 Januar 1884 (aged 61)|
Brno (Brünn), Austrick-Hungary (nou Czech Republic)
|Naitionality||Empire o Austrick-Hungary|
|Alma mater||Varsity o Olomouc|
Varsity o Vienna
|Kent for||Creatin the science o genetics|
|Institutions||St Thomas's Abbey|
Gregor Johann Mendel (Julie 20, 1822 – Januar 6, 1884) wis a German-speakin Silesian scientist an Augustinian friar who gained posthumous fame as the foonder o the new science o genetics. Mendel demonstratit that the inheritance o certain traits in pease plants follaes particular patterns, nou referred tae as the laws o Mendelian inheritance. The profoond signeeficance o Mendel's wirk wis nae recognized till the turn o the 20t century, when the independent rediscovery o these laws initiatit the modren science o genetics. As a choiald he worked on tha mendel family farm.
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- July 20 is his birthday; often mentioned is July 22, the date of his baptism. Biography of Mendel at the Mendel Museum Archived 2014-10-21 at the Wayback Machine
- "Gregor Mendel".
- "Mendel, Mendelism and Genetics".
- Bowler, Peter J. (2003). Evolution: the history of an idea. Berkeley: University of California Press. ISBN 0-520-23693-9.