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William S. Knowles

nobel prize for chemistry

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to William S. Knowles
Full Name
of the recipient
William S. Knowles
AwardNobel Prize in Chemistry
Year of Award2001
Share in Award25.0%
Award Shared withRyoji Noyori (25.0%)
K. Barry Sharpless (50.0%)
for the Award
for their work on chirally catalysed hydrogenation reactions
at the Time of Award
St. Louis, MO, USA
Place of BirthTaunton, MA, United States USA
Date of Birth1 June 1917
at the time of Award
83 years
Place of DeathChesterfield, MO, United States USA
Date of Death13 June 2012
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