Paul Karrer bio

Birth Name: Paul Karrer

Occupation: Chemist

Place Of Birth: Russia

Date Of Birth: April21, 1889

Date Of Death: June 18, 1971

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Swiss

Paul Karrer was born on the 21st of April, 1889. He was best known for being a Chemist. A Swiss organic chemist who studied vitamins and won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1937. He helped identify lactoflavin as part of the complex originally thought to be vitamin B2.

Paul Karrer was born in Russia. He obtained a Ph.D. in chemistry from the University of Zurich in 1911. Through his work he confirmed the chemical structure of vitamin C.

Paul Karrer was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Paul Karrer was born in 1880s.

Paul Karrer 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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Paul Karrer was born in the Year of the Ox.

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Zodiac Sign: Paul Karrer was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Paul Karrer was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Paul Karrer had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Paul Karrer’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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