Kurt Alder

Kurt Alder bio

Birth Name: Kurt Alder

Occupation: Chemist

Place Of Birth: Germany

Date Of Birth: July 10, 1902

Date Of Death: June 20, 1958

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: German

Kurt Alder was born on the 10th of July, 1902. He was best known for being a Chemist. German chemist who is most famous for his work in discovering the Diels-Alder reaction. The insecticide, Aldrin, is caused by the reaction and is named after him.

Kurt Alder was born in Germany. He lost both of his parents to the Nazi Gestapo during World War II because they were Jewish. He worked tirelessly on the investigations of the synthesis of organic compounds.

Kurt Alder was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Kurt Alder was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Kurt Alder 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".


Kurt’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Kurt Alder kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Kurt Alder was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Kurt Alder
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Kurt Alder was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Kurt Alder was born in the Year of the Tiger. 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: Kurt Alder had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Kurt Alder’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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