Fresenius, Wilhelm Nils

CHEMIST, BUSINESSMAN (GERMANY)
BORN 17 Jul 1913, Berlin - DIED 31 Jul 2004, Wiesbaden, Hessen
BIRTH NAME Fresenius, Wilhelm Nils
GRAVE LOCATION Wiesbaden, Hessen: Nordfriedhof, Platter Strasse

Wilhelm Nils Fresenius was the son of Ludwig Fresenius (1886-1936). He studied chemics and was promoted in 1939 at Frankfurt University. In 1949 he took over the management of the laboratory that was founded by his grandfather Carl Remigius Fresenius. Under his management it became the market leader for food analysis. He was also active in the Evangelical chuch and for many years he was the chairman of the Bergkirchengemeinde in Wiesbaden.

Family
• Father: Fresenius, Remugius Ludwig

Images

The grave of Wilhelm Fresenius at the Nordfriedhof, Wiesbaden.
Picture by Androom (26 Jul 2018)

 

Sources
Wilhelm Nils Fresenius – Wikipedia


Freshfield, Douglas William

Published: 08 Nov 2020
Last update: 08 Nov 2020