Robert Koch bio

Birth Name: Robert Koch

Occupation: Biologist

Place Of Birth: Germany

Date Of Birth: December 11, 1843

Date Of Death: May 27, 1910

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: German

Robert Koch was born on the 11th of December, 1843. He was popular for being a Biologist. Founding father of microbiology who is known for identifying the specific causative agents of tuberculosis, cholera, and anthrax. He received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1905.

Robert Koch was born in Germany. He became a medical officer after his time in the Franco-Prussian war. The first steps to curing tuberculosis were taken when he isolated the disease in 1882 and he gave experimental support for the concept of infectious disease, which was not yet a scientifically accepted concept.

Robert Koch was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Robert Koch was born in 1840s.

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

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Personal Life

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Robert Koch was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

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REAL NAME: Robert Koch
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius



Zodiac Sign: Robert Koch was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Robert Koch was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Robert Koch had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Robert Koch’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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