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Arthur Holly Compton

nobel prize for physics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Arthur Holly Compton
Full Name
of the recipient
Arthur Holly Compton
AwardNobel Prize in Physics
Year of Award1927
Share in Award50.0%
Award Shared withCharles Thomson Rees Wilson (50.0%)
for the Award
for his discovery of the effect named after him
at the Time of Award
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Place of BirthWooster, OH, United States USA
Date of Birth10 September 1892
at the time of Award
34 years
Place of DeathBerkeley, CA, United States USA
Date of Death15 March 1962
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