Elion, Gertrude Belle
Born: Jan 23, 1918 AD
Died: 1999 AD, at 81 years of age.
1918 - Born on the 23rd of January in New York City, New York, United States.
1937 - She graduated in Hunter College, New York, United States.
1941 - She graduated with her Master of Science degree in New York University, Unted States.
1970 - She moved to the Research Triangle in Piedmont, United States.
- She served as a professor at Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, U.S.A.
1988 - She received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.
1991 - She received the National Medal of Science.
- She became the first woman to be inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame.
1997 - She received the Lemelson-MIT Lifetime Achievement Award.
1999 - She died on the 21st of February in North Carolina, United States.
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