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About Marie Curie
Marie Curie was a Polish chemist and physicist.
She is mainly responsible for discovering the elements polonium and radium.
She was the founder of the Curie Institutes in Paris and Warsaw.
She won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1903, along with her husband, Pierre Curie, and physicist Henri Becquerel. She also won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1911, whice makes her the first person and the only woman to win twice and in multiple sciences.
Her Personal Life
She was married to physicist Pierre Curie. She died of aplastic anemia brought on by exposure to radiation at the age of 66.
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Famous quotes by Marie Curie
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.Marie Curie
All my life through, the new sights of Nature made me rejoice like a child.Marie Curie
I have frequently been questioned, especially by women, of how I could reconcile family life with a scientific career. Well, it has not been easy.Marie Curie
In science, we must be interested in things, not in persons.Marie Curie
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.Marie Curie
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.Marie Curie
There are sadistic scientists who hurry to hunt down errors instead of establishing the truth.Marie Curie
F.A.Q. about Marie Curie
When is her birthday?
Marie Curie's birthday is on November 7, 1867.
In how many days is her birthday?
Marie's birthday is in 337 days
How old was Marie when she died?
She was 66 years old.
When did she die?
She died in July 4, 1934.
How old would she be today?
Marie Curie would be 154 years old if she was alive today.
Where was Marie from?
She was born in Warsaw, Poland.
Marie Curie's Popularity
Marie Curie was a famous Polish chemist and physicist, who was born on November 7, 1867. As a person born on this date, Marie Curie is listed in our database as the 5th most popular celebrity for the day (November 7) and the 1st most popular for the year (1867).
People born on November 7 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Marie Curie is the 89th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Marie Curie's birthday, Marie Curie is the 2nd most famous Polish and ranks 1st in famous people born in Warsaw, Poland.
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