Featured Destination

January 2020: Get Fit on the North York Moors

January is the traditional month for regretting the excesses of December and promising yourself and others that this year you are definitely going ...More
More Uk destinations

Richard Synge
- Favourite Briton.

Born in Chester, Cheshire
Born on 28th of October 1914
Died on 18th of August 1994

Born 1914. Died 1994 - English biochemist and Nobel Prize winner.

Educated at Cambridge. Worked with A J P Martin developing methods for analysing aldehydes and hydroxyacids. Won Nobel Prize for chemistry in 1952 for their work. Elected FRS in 1950.

More famous Britons here

Contributors: Do you have a site related to Richard Synge?
Supply some content for this page and we will gladly add a link to your site. Email here.

4350 views since 8th February 2007

Brit Quote:
I see myself as a roving mosquito, choosing it's target. - Kenneth Williams
More Quotes

On this day:
Battle of Braddock Down - 1643, 1st British town hit by a Zeppelin raid - 1915, The Silvertown TNT Plant Explosion - 1917
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages