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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1947
Sir Robert Robinson

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Sir Robert Robinson - Facts

Sir Robert Robinson

Sir Robert Robinson

Born: 13 September 1886, Rufford, near Chesterfield, United Kingdom

Died: 8 February 1975, Great Missenden, United Kingdom

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Prize motivation: "for his investigations on plant products of biological importance, especially the alkaloids"

Field: natural products chemistry, organic chemistry

Prize share: 1/1

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