Adolf Otto Reinhold Windaus
Born: 25 December 1876, Berlin, Germany
Died: 9 June 1959, Göttingen, West Germany (now Germany)
Affiliation at the time of the award: Goettingen University, Göttingen, Germany
Prize motivation: "for the services rendered through his research into the constitution of the sterols and their connection with the vitamins"
Field: natural products chemistry, organic chemistry
Prize share: 1/1