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Harold Clayton Urey
Birth: Apr. 29, 1893
Walkerton
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 1981
La Jolla (San Diego County)
San Diego County
California, USA

Scientist. A co-discoverer of deuterium (or heavy hydrogen), for which he was awarded the 1934 Nobel Prize for chemistry. His early research was with the entropy of diatomic gases and problems of atomic structure, absorption spectra and the structure of molecules. He was the author of "Atoms, Molecules and Quanta" and "The Planets: Their Origin and Development". (bio by: Elizabeth Reed) 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Clayton Urey (1866 - 1899)
  Cora Rebecca Reinoehl Urey Long
 
 Spouse:
  Frieda Daum Urey (1898 - 1992)
 
Burial:
Fairfield Cemetery
Fairfield Center
De Kalb County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Elizabeth Reed
Record added: Jun 22, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14672677
Harold Clayton Urey
Added by: Elizabeth Reed
 
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