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Sir humphry davy, 1st baronet frs mria (17 december 1778 – 29 may 1829) was a british chemist and inventor  he is probably best remembered today for his. Explore the extraordinary life and work of humphry davy in this to meet with other famous scientists humphry davy visit his biography page. Sir humphry davy, baronet: sir humphry davy, baronet, english chemist who discovered several chemical elements famous scientists - biography of humphry davy. Humphry davy was a british chemist best known for his contributions to the discoveries of chlorine and iodine learn more at biographycom.
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