Leopold Ružička, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Leopold Ružička

Croatian scientist

Date of Birth: 13-Sep-1887

Place of Birth: Vukovar, Vukovar-Syrmia County, Croatia

Date of Death: 26-Sep-1976

Profession: chemist, university teacher

Nationality: Switzerland, Croatia

Zodiac Sign: Virgo

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About Leopold Ružička

  • Leopold Ružicka (Croatian pronunciation: [ru?it?ka]; 13 September 1887 – 26 September 1976) was a Croatian-Swiss scientist and joint winner of the 1939 Nobel Prize in Chemistry who worked most of his life in Switzerland.
  • He received eight honoris causa doctorates in science, medicine, and law; seven prizes and medals; and twenty-four honorary memberships in chemical, biochemical, and other scientific societies.

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