The chemist Melvin Calvin passed away at age 85, this age of death has to be considered impressive. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Melvin Calvin and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
American chemist who discovered the Calvin cycle with Andrew Benson and James Bassham and was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1961.
He earned a Bachelor of Science from Michigan College of Mining and Technology in 1931 and a PhD in chemistry from the University of Minnesota in 1935.
He was featured in a volume of the American Scientists collection of US postage stamps in 2011.
He married Genevieve Jemtegaard in 1942 and together they had three children.
Asa Gray was featured in the same collection as him of American Scientists US postage stamps in 2011.
How did Melvin Calvin die?
|Cause of death||N/A|
|Age of death||85 years|
|Death date||January 8, 1997|
|Place of death||Berkeley, California, United States|
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Quotes by Melvin Calvin
If I may take the liberty to speak for science at least, today his name and his prizes are without a peer in the world. He not only elevates science but he influences it as well.Melvin Calvin
To express to you in mere words, our personal feelings on this occasion you must know to be impossible, and particularly so for one who normally has to describe only things outside himself.Melvin Calvin
For each of us who appear to have had a successful experiment there are many to whom their own experiments seem barren and negative.Melvin Calvin