Richard Willstatter

Richard Willstatter bio

Birth Name: Richard Willstatter

Occupation: Chemist

Place Of Birth: Germany

Date Of Birth: August 13, 1872

Date Of Death: August 3, 1942

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: German

Richard Willstatter was born on the 13th of August, 1872. He was famous for being a Chemist. A German organic chemist who is best known for his study of the structure of plant pigment. He was awarded the 1915 Nobel Prize for Chemistry for his important research into chlorophyll.

Richard Willstatter was born in Germany. He obtained a doctorate in chemistry from the University of Munich in 1894. He developed a filtration system that helped the German army absorb their enemy’s poisonous gasses during World War I.

Richard Willstatter was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Richard Willstatter was born in 1870s.

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

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Personal Life

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Richard Willstatter was born in the Year of the Monkey.

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REAL NAME: Richard Willstatter
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Richard Willstatter 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: Richard Willstatter was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Richard Willstatter 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.

Richard Willstatter’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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