His son, John Frederick William Herschel was even more famous as a scientist.
Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel was a great astronomer and mathematician. He was the first to demonstrate the parallax of a star; John Herschel said it was “the greatest and most glorious triumph which practical astronomy has ever witnessed.”
This article tries to show something good about Friedrich Wilhem Nietzsche’s philosophy.
Frederic William Goudy was a prolific early typeface designer.