What Happened on November 9, 1922

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Frederick Soddy wins the 1921 Nobel Prize in Chemistry (announced in 1922 due to a technicality)

Nobel Laureate Chemist Frederick Soddy
Nobel Laureate Chemist
Frederick Soddy

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