The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1973
Ernst Otto Fischer, Geoffrey Wilkinson
Born: 14 July 1921, Todmorden, United Kingdom
Died: 26 September 1996, London, United Kingdom
Affiliation at the time of the award: Imperial College, London, United Kingdom
Prize motivation: "for their pioneering work, performed independently, on the chemistry of the organometallic, so called sandwich compounds"
Field: inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry