Irene Joliot-Curie Biography

Irène Joliot-Curie was a French scientist, the daughter of Marie Curie and Pierre Curie and the wife of Frédéric Joliot-Curie. Jointly with her husband, Joliot-Curie was awarded the Nobel Prize for chemistry in 1935 for their discovery of artificial radioactivity. This made the Curies the family with the most Nobel laureates to date. Both children of the Joliot-Curies, Hélène and Pierre, are also esteemed scientists. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Irene Joliot-Curie
Nationality:
France
Profession:
Scientist, Chemist
Date of Birth:
September 12, 1897
Astrological Sign:
Virgo
Date of Death:
March 17, 1956
Age at Death:
58
Cause of Death:
Leukemia
Marriages
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