Ivan Pavlov Biography

Ivan Petrovich Pavlov was a Russian physiologist known primarily for his work in classical conditioning. From his childhood days Pavlov demonstrated intellectual brilliance along with an unusual energy which he named "the instinct for research". Inspired by the progressive ideas which D. I. Pisarev, the most eminent of the Russian literary critics of the 1860s and I. M. Sechenov, the father of Russian physiology, were spreading, Pavlov abandoned his religious career and decided to devote his life to science. In 1870 he enrolled in the physics and mathematics faculty at the University of Saint Petersburg to take the course in natural science. Ivan Pavlov devoted his life to the study of physiology and sciences, making several remarkable discoveries and ideas that were passed on from generation to generation. He won the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 1904. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Ivan Pavlov
Nationality:
Russia
Profession:
Psychologist, Physician, Physiologist
Ethnicity:
Russian
Religion:
Russian Orthodox Church, Atheism
Date of Birth:
September 14, 1849
Astrological Sign:
Virgo
Date of Death:
February 27, 1936
Age at Death:
86
Cause of Death:
Acute lung injury
Marriages
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