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About Alexander Fleming
Alexander Fleming was a Scottish scientist. He was a biologist, a pharmacologist and a botanist.
He discovered the enzyme lysozyme in 1923 and the antibiotic substance benzylpenicillin in 1928. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1945, along with Howard Florey and Ernst Boris Chain.
His Personal Life
He was married twice and he had a son, Robert Fleming, who later became a general medical practitioner.
There was a false myth that Winston Churchill's father paying for his education, after Fleming's father saved young Winston from death!
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F.A.Q. about Alexander Fleming
When is his birthday?
Alexander Fleming's birthday is on August 6, 1881.
In how many days is his birthday?
Alexander's birthday is in 324 days
How old was Alexander when he died?
He was 73 years old.
When did he die?
He died in March 11, 1955.
How old would he be today?
Alexander Fleming would be 140 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Alexander from?
He was born in Lochfield, Scotland.
Alexander Fleming's Popularity
Alexander Fleming was a famous Scottish scientist, who was born on August 6, 1881. As a person born on this date, Alexander Fleming is listed in our database as the 17th most popular celebrity for the day (August 6) and the 3rd most popular for the year (1881).
People born on August 6 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. Alexander Fleming is the 531st most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Alexander Fleming's birthday, Alexander Fleming is the 29th most famous Scottish.
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