Happy 101st birthday, Albert Hofmann
Albert Hofmann, who discovered LSD in 1943, celebrates his 101st birthday today.
His book, LSD: My Problem Child is an excellent account of his discovery and subsequent
uneasy relationship with the drug.
Link for this Post: LSD the Beyond Within Google Video below
Today (January 11th, 2007) is the 101 birthday of LSD's discover, Dr. Albert Hofmann. Last year a large International Conference was held in honor of his 100th birthday. I attended the conference and gave a talk, LSD & Aldous Huxley's Island: Setting Sail for a New Country (Video). I'm posting this great documentary LSD The Beyond Within, made by the BBC in the late 1980's. It details Hofmann's discovery:Show media Loading...
Photograph of Albert Hofmann by Robert S. Forte, Basel Switzerland 1991