Net Worth and Salary

Net Worth and Salary

Environmentalist

Rachel Carson

American environmentalist who played a leading role in the twentieth-century environmental movement. Her influential 1962 book, Silent Spring, led to a reversal in national pesticide policy, which in turn led to a nationwide ban on DDT and other pesticides. Rachel…

Trofim Lysenko

Remembered for directing the Lenin All-Union Academy of Agricultural Sciences, he also founded a political and scientific movement known as Lysenkoism that resulted in Soviet government control of agriculture and genetics research. Trofim Lysenko was born on September 29, 1898…