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Brown, Herbert Charles

Born: 1912 AD
Currently alive, at 103 years of age.
Nationality: American
Categories: Chemists

1912 – He was born on the 22nd of May in London to Ukrainian Jewish immigrants.

1936 – He earned B.S. degree in University of Chicago.

1938 – He finished Ph.D. in University of Chicago.

1947 – He became professor at Purdue University.

1949 – He joined Alpha Chi Sigma at Purdue University.

1979 – He won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work with organoboranes.

2004 – He died on the 19th of December because of heart attack at a hospital in Lafayette, Indiana.