Nomination Archive

Nomination for Nobel Prize in Chemistry
Number:22 - 0
Nominee 1:
Name:Paul Karrer
Year, Birth:1889
Year, Death:1971
University:University of Zurich
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1937
Nominee 2:
Name:Richard Kuhn
Year, Birth:1900
Year, Death:1967
University:Heidelberg University
Country:GERMANY (DE)
University:Kaiser-Wilhelm-Institut für medizinische Forschung (now Max-Planck-Institut)
Country:GERMANY (DE)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1938
Nominee 3:
Name:George de Hevesy
Year, Birth:1885
Year, Death:1966
Country:HUNGARY (HU)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1943
Name:Anton von Eiselsberg
Profession:member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
Country:AUSTRIA (AT)
Comments: Kuhn, University: Heidelberg Univ and Kaiser-Wilhelm-Institut (now Max-Planck-Institut) für medizinische Forschung. First choice: P. Karrer. Second choice: R. Kuhn. Third choice: G. de Hevesy. Kuhn was awarded the 1938 prize in chemistry in 1939. He was caused by the authorities of his country to decline the award but later received the diploma and the medal. de Hevesy received the 1943 prize in chemistry in 1944.

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