Lederberg, Joshua

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Lederberg, Joshua Gender: M
born on 23 May 1925 at 12:01 (= 12:01 PM )
Place Glen Ridge NJ, USA, 40n48, 74w12
Timezone EDT h4w (is daylight saving time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: CAH
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 01°59' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 13°23 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 25°56'

Joshua Lederberg


American microbiologist, a pioneer in the field of bacterial genetics. Lederberg was a co-winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine on 10/30/1958 along with Tatum (born 12/14/1909) and G.W. Beadle (born 10/22/1903). The prize was awarded on 12/10/1958, for their discoveries about recombination and organization of genetic material in bacteria.

Lederberg was a full professor of genetics at the University of Wisconsin 1954-58 and at Stanford University 1959-78. He married on 4/05/1968.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : New Career 1954 (Professor of genetics, four years)
  • Work : New Job 1959 (Stanford University, 19 years)

Source Notes

Contemporary American Horoscopes


  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Professor)
  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Microbiologist)
  • Notable : Awards : Nobel prize (Discovery about recombination and organization of genetic material in bacteria)