Frederick Sanger

Frederick Sanger bio

Birth Name: Frederick Sanger

Occupation: Biologist

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: August 13, 1918

Date Of Death: November 19, 2013

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Frederick Sanger was born on the 13th of August, 1918. He was famous for being a Biologist. British biochemist who is the first scientist to win the Nobel Prize for Chemistry twice. He helped determine the base sequences in nucleic acids and the structure of proteins.

Frederick Sanger was born in England. As a Quaker he was granted unconditional exemption from military service during World War II as a conscientious objector. He was the first scientist to sequence insulin.

Frederick Sanger was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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

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

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Personal Life

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Frederick Sanger was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Frederick Sanger
NICKNAME: Frederick
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Frederick Sanger was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Frederick Sanger 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: Frederick Sanger had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Frederick Sanger’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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