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*1879 in Frankfurt/Main
+1968 in Göttingen
*1878 in Wien
+1968 in Cambridge/GB
Otto Hahn was a German chemist who was a pioneer in the fields of
radioactivity and radiochemistry.
He is referred to as the father of nuclear chemistry and father of
Hahn and Lise Meitner discovered radioactive isotopes of radium,
thorium, protactinium and uranium.
In 1938, Hahn, Lise Meitner and Fritz Strassmann discovered
for which Hahn received the 1944 Nobel Prize for Chemistry.
Nuclear fission was the basis for nuclear reactors and nuclear
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