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Otto Hahn

nobel prize for chemistry

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Otto Hahn
Full Name
of the recipient
Otto Hahn
AwardNobel Prize in Chemistry
Year of Award1944
Share in Award100.0%
Award Shared with
for the Award
for his discovery of the fission of heavy nuclei
at the Time of Award
Kaiser-Wilhelm-Institut (now Max-Planck Institut) für Chemie, Berlin-Dahlem, Germany
Place of BirthFrankfurt-on-the-Main, Germany DEU
Date of Birth8 March 1879
at the time of Award
64 years
Place of DeathGöttingen, West Germany DEU
Date of Death28 July 1968
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