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Willard Frank Libby

nobel prize for chemistry

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Willard Frank Libby
Full Name
of the recipient
Willard Frank Libby
AwardNobel Prize in Chemistry
Year of Award1960
Share in Award100.0%
Award Shared with
for the Award
for his method to use carbon-14 for age determination in archaeology, geology, geophysics, and other branches of science
at the Time of Award
University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Place of BirthGrand Valley, CO, United States USA
Date of Birth17 December 1908
at the time of Award
51 years
Place of DeathLos Angeles, CA, United States USA
Date of Death8 September 1980
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