Ilya Ilyich Metchnikoff

Ilya Ilyich Metchnikoff bio

Birth Name: Ilya Ilyich Metchnikoff

Occupation: Biologist

Place Of Birth: Russia

Date Of Birth: May 15, 1845

Date Of Death: July 15, 1916

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Ilya Ilyich Metchnikoff was born on the 15th of May, 1845. He was famous for being a Biologist. Russian biologist who pioneered research into the immune system and human aging. He won the the Nobel prize in Medicine in 1908 for his revolutionary work on phagocytosis.

Ilya Ilyich Metchnikoff was born in Russia. Passionate about natural sciences, he tested and taught Charles Darwin ‘s evolutionary theories. He is often credited with coining the term gerontology, which describes the study of aging and longevity.

Ilya Ilyich Metchnikoff was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Ilya Ilyich Metchnikoff was born in 1840s.

Ilya Ilyich Metchnikoff is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Ilya Ilyich Metchnikoff’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Ilya Ilyich Metchnikoff’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Ilya Ilyich Metchnikoff was born in the Year of the Serpent.

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REAL NAME: Ilya Ilyich Metchnikoff
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Ilya Ilyich Metchnikoff was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Ilya Ilyich Metchnikoff was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Ilya Ilyich Metchnikoff had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Ilya Ilyich Metchnikoff’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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