Nomination archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Year:1938
Number:16 - 0
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Adolf F Butenandt
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1903
Year, Death:1995
Profession:prof
University:Kaiser-Wilhelm-Institut für Biochemie (now Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry)
City:Berlin-Dahlem
Country:GERMANY (DE)
City:Berlin-Dahlem
Country:GERMANY (DE)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1939
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Leopold Ruzicka
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1887
Year, Death:1976
Profession:prof
University:Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (Federal Institute of Technology)
City:Zurich
Country:SWITZERLAND (CH)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1939
 
 
Nominator:
Name:Ernst Waser
Gender:M
Profession:chairholder at invited university
City:Zurich
Country:SWITZERLAND (CH)
 
Comments: Butenandt was caused by the authorities of his country to decline the award but later received the diploma and the medal.
 

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