Arthur Kornberg

Arthur Kornberg bio

Birth Name: Arthur Kornberg

Occupation: Biologist

Place Of Birth: New York City

Date Of Birth: March 3, 1918

Date Of Death: October 26, 2007

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Arthur Kornberg was born on the 3rd of March, 1918. He was known for being a Biologist. New York-born biochemist whose research on the synthesis of DNA won him the 1959 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. He went on to receive the 1979 National Medal of Science.

Arthur Kornberg was born in New York City. He earned his medical degree from the University of Rochester and later taught at both Washington University in St. Louis and Stanford University. During the 1940s, he conducted experiments on rats at the National Institutes of Health’s Nutrition Laboratory.

Arthur Kornberg was a Pisces and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Arthur Kornberg was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

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

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Personal Life

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Arthur Kornberg was born in the Year of the Horse.

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Zodiac Sign: Arthur Kornberg was a Pisces. People of this zodiac sign like romance, to sleep, spiritual themes and dislike the know-it-all, to be criticized, and cruelty of any kind. The strengths of this sign are being compassionate, artistic, gentle, wise, while weaknesses can be to be fearful, overly trusting and desire to escape reality. The greatest overall compatibility with Pieces is Virgo and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Arthur Kornberg was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Arthur Kornberg had a ruling planet of Neptune and has a ruling planet of Neptune. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Uranus and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Arthur Kornberg’s birth sign is Pisces and he had a ruling planet of Neptune.

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