Leopold Ružička

Leopold Ružička

Lavoslav Ružička ForMemRS born as Lavoslav ( Leopold ) Ružička (13 September 1887 – 26 September 1976) was a Croatian scientist and 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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... Ružička married twice to Anna Hausmann in 1912, and 1951 to Gertrud Acklin ... He died in Mammern, Switzerland, a village on Lake Constance ...