Richard Laurence Millington Synge

1914 - 1994

Richard Laurence Millington Synge

Richard Laurence Millington Synge FRS FRSE FRIC FRSC MRIA (Liverpool, 28 October 1914 – Norwich, 18 August 1994) was a British biochemist, and shared the 1952 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the invention of partition chromatography with Archer Martin. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Richard Laurence Millington Synge has received more than 60,598 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 313th most popular chemist.

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Among chemists, Richard Laurence Millington Synge ranks 313 out of 473Before him are Antoine Baumé, Richard R. Schrock, Karl Friedrich Mohr, Lars Fredrik Nilson, Karl Barry Sharpless, and Mario J. Molina. After him are Antoine François, comte de Fourcroy, Eilhard Mitscherlich, Théophile-Jules Pelouze, Jean-Baptiste Boussingault, François-Marie Raoult, and Richard Smalley.

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Among people born in 1914, Richard Laurence Millington Synge ranks 89Before him are Pietro Germi, Alberto Lattuada, Bernard Malamud, Richard Basehart, Bill Finger, and Patrick O'Brian. After him are Bernd Freytag von Loringhoven, Eugene Nida, J. Lee Thompson, Larbi Benbarek, Ferenc Fricsay, and Vladimir Chelomey. Among people deceased in 1994, Richard Laurence Millington Synge ranks 86Before him are Juan Carlos Onetti, Lionel Stander, Walter Lantz, Motoo Kimura, Nikolai Ogarkov, and Yevgeny Leonov. After him are Olga Rubtsova, Álvaro del Portillo, Joe Pass, John Candy, John Edward Williams, and Andrés Escobar.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Richard Laurence Millington Synge ranks 1,384 out of 5,347Before him are William Paley (1743), Ronald Colman (1891), John Henry Poynting (1852), Patrick O'Brian (1914), Henry More (1614), and Bob Klose (1945). After him are John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury (1834), John Entwistle (1944), Herbert Pitman (1877), William Watson (1715), Gideon Mantell (1790), and Martin Frobisher (1535).

Among CHEMISTS In United Kingdom

Among chemists born in United Kingdom, Richard Laurence Millington Synge ranks 43Before him are Geoffrey Wilkinson (1921), Edward Frankland (1825), Norman Lockyer (1836), John E. Walker (1941), Fraser Stoddart (1942), and Charles Hatchett (1765). After him are Richard J. Roberts (1943), William Prout (1785), Martin Lowry (1874), Alexander William Williamson (1824), Morris Travers (1872), and Thomas Andrews (1813).