Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Did you know?

*106
Nobel Prizes in Chemistry have been awarded between 1901 and 2014.

*63
Chemistry Prizes have been given to one Laureate only.

*4
women have been awarded the Chemistry Prize so far.

*1
person, Frederick Sanger, has been awarded the Chemistry Prize twice, in 1958 and in 1980.

*35
years was the age of the youngest Chemistry Laureate ever, Frédéric Joliot, who was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1935.

*85
years was the age of the oldest Chemistry Laureate, John B. Fenn, when he was awarded the Chemistry Prize in 2002.

*58
is the average age of the Nobel Laureates in Chemistry the year they were awarded the prize.
All facts and figures about the Nobel Prize in Chemistry