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Geoffrey Wilkinson

nobel prize for chemistry

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Geoffrey Wilkinson
Full Name
of the recipient
Geoffrey Wilkinson
AwardNobel Prize in Chemistry
Year of Award1973
Share in Award50.0%
Award Shared withErnst Otto Fischer (50.0%)
for the Award
for their pioneering work, performed independently, on the chemistry of the organometallic, so called sandwich compounds
at the Time of Award
Imperial College, London, United Kingdom
Place of BirthTodmorden, United Kingdom GBR
Date of Birth14 July 1921
at the time of Award
51 years
Place of DeathLondon, United Kingdom GBR
Date of Death26 September 1996
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