Famous people born in 1918 - page 2

Ernst Otto Fischer

Ernst Otto Fischer was a German chemist and educator who was jointly awarded the ‘Nobel Prize in Chemistry’ in 1973

GermanNovember 10, 191881 views

Derek Barton

Sir Derek Harold Richard Barton was an English chemist who received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1969

Edwin G. Krebs

Edwin G

AmericanJune 6, 1918116 views

Gertrude B. Elion

Gertrude B

AmericanJanuary 23, 1918114 views

Arthur Kornberg

Arthur Kornberg was an American biochemist

AmericanMarch 3, 1918125 views

William Holden

William Holden was a famous American actor

AmericanApril 17, 1918104 views

Bruce Kingsbury

Bruce Steel Kingsbury was an Australian soldier who was awarded the ‘Victoria Cross’ (VC), for his gallant actions during the ‘Battle of Isurava’

Martin Ryle

Sir Martin Ryle was a British astronomer who was one of the joint winners of Nobel Prize for Physics in 1974

BritishSeptember 27, 1918123 views

Julian Schwinger

Julian Seymour Schwinger was an American theoretical physicist who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1965

AmericanFebruary 12, 1918213 views

Kurt Waldheim

Kurt Josef Waldheim was an Austrian politician and diplomat, who served as Secretary General of the United Nations and the President of Austria

AustrianDecember 21, 1918108 views