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Marie Curie
A towering figure in the history of chemistry and physics, Marie Curie is most famous for the discovery of the elements polonium and radium. Prohibited from higher education in her native Poland (then controlled by Russia), she moved to Paris in 1891 and... More »
Name at Birth: Maria Sklodowska
Born: November 7, 1867 (age 149), Warsaw, Poland
Died: July 4, 1934

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Marie Skłodowska Curie was a Polish and naturalized-French physicist and chemist who conducted pioneering research on radioactivity. She was the first ...

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Marie Curie, née Maria Sklodowska, was born in Warsaw on November 7, 1867, the daughter of a secondary-school teacher. She received a general education ...

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1903 Prize: The 1896 discovery of radioactivity by Henri Becquerel inspired Marie and Pierre Curie to further investigate this phenomenon. They examined ...

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Apr 27, 2017 ... Scientist Marie Curie was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize and the only person to win the award in two different fields — physics and ...

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Marie Curie is remembered for her discovery of radium and polonium, and her ... Born Maria Sklodowska on 7 November 1867 in Warsaw, Poland, she was the ...

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Read a short biography about Marie Curie. Follow her life story from birth, to her marriage to Pierre Curie, and the reasons why she was awarded two Nobel ...

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Marie Curie discovered two new chemical elements - radium and polonium. She carried out the first research into the treatment of tumors with radiation, and she.

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Marie Curie: November 7, 1867 Warsaw, Congress Kingdom of Poland, Russian Empire July 4, 1934 near Sallanches, France Polish-born French physicist, ...