Francis William Aston

Francis William Aston bio

Birth Name: Francis William Aston

Occupation: Chemist

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: September 1, 1877

Date Of Death: November 20, 1945

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Francis William Aston was born on the 1st of September, 1877. He was best known for being a Chemist. A British chemist who won the 1922 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for discovering isotopes in a large number of non-radioactive elements. He was also the first to fully formulate the whole number rule, which posits that the masses of isotopes are whole number multiples of the mass of a given hydrogen atom.

Francis William Aston was born in England. He worked on fermentation chemistry at the school of brewing in Birmingham, and was later employed by W. Butler & Co. Brewery. The lunar crater Aston was named in his honour.

Francis William Aston was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Francis William Aston was born in 1870s.

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

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Personal Life

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Francis William Aston was born in the Year of the Ox.

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REAL NAME: Francis William Aston
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Francis William Aston was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Francis William Aston was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Francis William Aston had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Francis William Aston’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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