Fine Art


Stellar associations , Viktor Ambartsumian


24 April 1947 Birth of Roger David Kornberg

15 June 1947 Birth of Alain Aspect

20 July 1947 Birth of Gerd Binnig

15 September 1947 Death of Annie Scott Dill Russell Maunder, in London, England,

1 October 1947 Birth of Aaron Ciechanover

1 December 1947 Death of Godfrey Harold Hardy

17 December 1947 Death of Johannes Nicolaus Brønsted

1947 Death of Sir Frederick Gowland Hopkins

1947 Death of Adriaan Van Maanen

Nobel Prize

Physics to Sir Edward Victor Appleton "for his investigations of the physics of the upper atmosphere especially for the discovery of the so-called Appleton layer"

Chemistry to Sir Robert Robinson "for his investigations on plant products of biological importance, especially the alkaloids"

Physiology or Medicine to Carl Ferdinand Cori and Gerty Theresa Cori, née Radnitz "for their discovery of the course of the catalytic conversion of glycogen" and to Bernardo Alberto Houssay "for his discovery of the part played by the hormone of the anterior pituitary lobe in the metabolism of sugar"

Popular Science Jan 1947

Popular Science Oct 1947

Popular Science Dec 1947


1946 - 1947 - 1948

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