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Authorised form of nameFischer; Emil Hermann (1852 - 1919)
SurnameFischer
ForenamesEmil Hermann
Dates1852 - 1919
Dates and placesBirth:
Euskirchen, near Bonn, Germany (09 October 1852)
Death Place:
Berlin, Germany (14 or 15 July 1919)
ActivityResearch Field:
Chemistry
Royal Society activityMembership:
Foreign Member
Election Date:
1/06/1899
Medals/Prizes:
Davy Medal 1890; Nobel Prize (Chemistry) 1902
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc Series A 1920-1921 vol 98 pp l-lvii, plate, signed by M O F
References:
W van der Kloot, 'April 1915: Five Future Nobel Prize-Winners Inaugurate Weapons Of Mass Destruction And The Academic-Industrial-Military Complex' in NR 2004 vol 58 pp 149-160
Notes:
DSB gives death date as 15 July 1919
Royal Society codeNA1491
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
NLB/4/852Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Hernn Professor Dr Emil Hermann Fischer, Würzburg11 November 1890
NLB/4/828Copy letter from Archibald Geikie, to Professor Emil Hermann Fischer6 November 1890
NLB/19/260Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrrs Harrison & Sons20 July 1899
EC/1899/20Fischer, Emil Hermann: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/57/142Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir William Tilden, FRS29 July 1919
NLB/57/167Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Dr MO [Martin Onslow] Forster, FRS1 August 1919
NLB/57/105Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to unknown correspondent23 July 1919
NLB/57New Letter Book volume 57, copy letters sent from Royal Society administration27 June 1919-27 February 1920
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