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George Charles De Hevesy
Birth: Aug. 1, 1885
Budapest Capital District, Hungary
Death: Jul. 5, 1966
Budapest Capital District, Hungary

Nobel Prize Winner / Chemist, He was the son of Louis de Hevesy, Court Counsellor and Eugéniee Baroness of Schosberger. He received his education at Budapest University and Berlin Technical University and he got his doctorate at the University of Freiburg im Breisgau in 1908. In 1924 he married Pia Riis together they had one son and three daughters. His studies focused on the development of the tracer method where radioactive tracers are used to study chemical processes, for example the metabolism of animals. For this he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1943.  (bio by: Helaine M. Larina) 
Kerepesi Cemetery
Budapest Capital District, Hungary
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Originally Created by: Helaine M. Larina
Record added: Apr 05, 2006
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