Vladimir Prelog

1906 - 1998

Vladimir Prelog

Vladimir Prelog ForMemRS (23 July 1906 – 7 January 1998) was a Croatian-Swiss organic chemist who received the 1975 Nobel Prize in chemistry for his research into the stereochemistry of organic molecules and reactions. Prelog was born and grew up in Sarajevo. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vladimir Prelog has received more than 118,506 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 69th most popular chemist.

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Among chemists, Vladimir Prelog ranks 69 out of 473Before him are Richard Kuhn, Adolf Windaus, Gerty Cori, Arne Tiselius, Jan Baptist van Helmont, and Gertrude B. Elion. After him are Michel Eugène Chevreul, Jacques Monod, Martin Heinrich Klaproth, Theodore William Richards, Friedrich Bergius, and Harold Urey.

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Among people born in 1906, Vladimir Prelog ranks 37Before him are Sayyid Qutb, Léopold Sédar Senghor, Ernst Ruska, Franz Joseph II, Prince of Liechtenstein, Wassily Leontief, and Hassan al-Banna. After him are Ilse Koch, Hans Bethe, Marcelo Caetano, Dino Buzzati, Oleg Antonov, and Philip Johnson. Among people deceased in 1998, Vladimir Prelog ranks 12Before him are Carlos Castaneda, Ernst Jünger, Todor Zhivkov, Jean-François Lyotard, Niklas Luhmann, and Octavio Paz. After him are Alan Shepard, Yang Shangkun, Theodore Schultz, Otto Kretschmer, Konstantinos Karamanlis, and Raymond Cattell.

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In Bosnia and Herzegovina

Among people born in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Vladimir Prelog ranks 9 out of 182Before him are Ratko Mladić (1942), Sokollu Mehmed Pasha (1505), Alija Izetbegović (1925), Ante Pavelić (1889), Emir Kusturica (1954), and Goran Bregović (1950). After him are Prince Marko (1335), Tvrtko I of Bosnia (1338), Biljana Plavšić (1930), Lala Mustafa Pasha (1500), Slobodan Praljak (1945), and Valerius Severus (300).

Among CHEMISTS In Bosnia and Herzegovina

Among chemists born in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Vladimir Prelog ranks 1