Mario Molina

Mario Molina

Birth
Distrito Federal, Mexico
Death 7 Oct 2020 (aged 77)
Distrito Federal, Mexico
Burial Cremated
Memorial ID 216474298 · View Source
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Nobel Prize Laureate in Chemistry. José Mario Molina Pasquel y Henríquez, known as Mario Molina, was a Mexican chemist. He played a pivotal role in the discovery of the Antarctic ozone hole, and was a co-recipient of the 1995 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his role in noting the threat to the Earth's ozone layer from chlorofluorocarbon (CFC) gases. He became the first Mexican-born citizen to receive a Nobel Prize in Chemistry.

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  • Added: 7 Oct 2020
  • Find a Grave Memorial 216474298
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mario Molina (19 Mar 1943–7 Oct 2020), Find a Grave Memorial no. 216474298, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated.