The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1996
Robert F. Curl Jr., Sir Harold Kroto, Richard E. Smalley
Sir Harold W. Kroto
Born: 7 October 1939, Wisbech, United Kingdom
Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Sussex, Brighton, United Kingdom
Prize motivation: "for their discovery of fullerenes"
Field: organic chemistry, structural chemistry
Prize share: 1/3