Cyril P Callister

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Birthday
16, 1893
Birthplace
Australia
Death Date
Oct 5, 1949 (56)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
16, 1893
Birthplace
Australia
Death Date
Oct 5, 1949 (56)

About

Australian chemist and food technologist who is known as the developer of the Vegemite yeast spread.

Before Fame

He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in 1914 and a Master of Science degree in 1917 from the University of Melbourne.

Trivia

He was a member of the Royal Australian Chemical Institute and helped it get a Royal Charter in 1931.

Family Life

He was born one of nine children to a teacher and post master.

Associated With

Like him, John Cornforth has also been an Australian chemist.