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Buchner, Eduard (Eduard)

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Born: 1860 AD
Died: 1917 AD, at 57 years of age.

Nationality: German
Categories: Chemists

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1860 - He was born in Munich, on the 20th of May.

1884 - He began studies in chemistry with Adolf von Baeyer and in botany with Professor C. von Naegeli, at the Botanic Institute in Munich.

1888 - He was awarded a doctorate from the University of Munich.

1900 - Buchner married Lotte Stahl.

1907 - Buchner was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his biochemical investigations and his discovery of non-cellular fermentation.

         - Buchner served as a Major in a front-line field hospital at Foc_ani, Romania.

1917 - He was wounded on the 3rd of August and died of these wounds nine days later in Munich, aged 57.

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