Alfred Werner

Alfred Werner bio

Birth Name: Alfred Werner

Occupation: Chemist

Place Of Birth: France

Date Of Birth: December 12, 1866

Date Of Death: November 15, 1919

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Swiss

Alfred Werner was born on the 12th of December, 1866. He was popular for being a Chemist. A Swiss chemist who developed the basis for modern coordination chemistry. He was awarded the 1913 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his research into the octahedral configuration of transition metal complexes.

Alfred Werner was born in France. He became a Swiss citizen in 1895 after Alscace (where he was born) was annexed by Germany. He was the first inorganic chemist to win the Nobel Prize for Chemistry.

Alfred Werner was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Alfred Werner was born in 1860s.

Alfred Werner is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Alfred Werner’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Alfred Werner’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Alfred Werner was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Alfred Werner
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Alfred Werner was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Alfred Werner was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Alfred Werner had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Alfred Werner’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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