|Birthname||Grignard, Francois Auguste Victor|
|born on||6 May 1871 at 23:00 (= 11:00 PM )|
|Place||Cherbourg, France, 49n39, 1w39|
|Timezone||LMT m1w39 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||15°56' 14°18 Asc. 28°46'|
French chemist who, working with organomagnesium compounds he prepared what are called Grignard reagents, compounds which later had industrial applications. He became a professor of chemistry at Nancy (1910) and at Lyon (1919) and he won the Nobel Prize in 1912.
Grignard died 12/13/35, Lyon, France. By the time he died, over 6,000 scientific papers had been published about applications of the Grignard reaction.
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- Notable : Awards : Nobel prize (1912)
- Vocation : Science : Chemistry