Edwin McMillan

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Birthday
18, 1907
Birthplace
California
DEATH DATE
Sep 7, 1991 (83)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
18, 1907
Birthplace
California
DEATH DATE
Sep 7, 1991 (83)

About

An American physicist and Nobel laureate who was the first scientist to produce a transuranium element.

Before Fame

He obtained both his bachelor's and master's degree from the California Institute of Technology.

Trivia

He co-created the element neptunium in 1940.

Family Life

He moved with his family from Redondo Beach to Pasadena when he was young.

Associated With

He did a research project with Linus Pauling as an undergraduate at the California Institute of Technology.