Sir William Ramsay
Born: 2 October 1852, Glasgow, Scotland
Died: 23 July 1916, High Wycombe, United Kingdom
Affiliation at the time of the award: University College, London, United Kingdom
Prize motivation: "in recognition of his services in the discovery of the inert gaseous elements in air, and his determination of their place in the periodic system"
Field: inorganic chemistry, nuclear chemistry
Prize share: 1/1