Johannes Gutenberg


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Johannes Gutenberg
Johannes Gensfleisch zur Laden Gutenberg
BirthplaceMainz, Electorate of Mainz
Died
NationalityGerman
Occupation
Engraver, inventor, and printer
Known for The invention of the movable-type printing press

Gutenberg, Johannes

(1397–1468) German printer, supposedly the first European to print with movable type (c. 1436). [Ger. Hist.: NCE, 1166]
See: Firsts
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Jumping up and down on the bed, Johannes Gutenberg, bible printer, shouted those immortal words, "You betcha
According to the docs from Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz, Germany, prolonged contact with white wine erodes the calcium layer on teeth more quickly than red wines, reports The Daily Express.
For that report, a team led by anthropologist Joachim Burger of Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz, Germany, examined mitochondrial DNA, which is passed to offspring only from the mother.
Kahaly of Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany.
Editor Walde (classical philology, Johannes Gutenberg U.
Previous studies of bee vision failed to show that the insects could distinguish such subtle patterns, says Adrian Dyer of Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz, Germany.
Darmstadt, Germany) presents her 2010 PhD dissertation in political science at the Johannes Gutenberg University, Germany.
Reporting in the same issue of Science, a team from Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz, Germany, describes its synthesis of an eight-ring molecular structure.