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List of Nobel Prize in Chemistry winners

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- List of Nobel Prize in Chemistry winners:

List of Nobel Prize in Chemistry winners

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 10 (UPI) -- List of Nobel Prize in Chemistry winners:

List of Nobel Prize in Chemistry winners

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- List of Nobel Prize in Chemistry winners:

Winners of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 6 (UPI) -- List of the winners of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, established in 1901 by Alfred Nobel.

Winners of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 8 (UPI) -- List of the winners of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, established in 1901 by Alfred Nobel.

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Tenor saxophonist David Murray was born this day in 1955 in Berkeley, Calif. He began his career as a free player, sitting in with Cecil Taylor, Don Cherry and Anthony Braxton. By the early 1980s, his music moved back into a more structured swing format.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Saxophonist, singer and bandleader Tex Beneke was born this day in 1914 in Fort Worth, Texas. He soared in popularity after joining Glenn Miller's 1938 orchestra.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Gene Krupa, the drummer who made Benny Goodman's band swing, swing, swing with his solo feature on the song "Sing, Sing, Sing," was born this date in 1909 in Chicago.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Big band jazz trumpet player and studio musician Marky Markowitz was born this day in Washington in 1923.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

It's Only Rock 'n' Roll

The Gov't Mule saga continues. Guitarist Warren Haynes, leader of the power trio spinoff from the Allman Brothers Band, nearly decided to pack it in after his s
JOHN SWENSON, United Press International

Nobel Prize in Chemistry laureates

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- List of the winners of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, established in 1901 by Alfred Nobel:

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

The bandleader known as the "Kid from Red Bank" was born this day in 1904 in Red Bank, N.J. His name was Bill Basie, and everybody called him "Count." Count Basie's celebrated band continues to play its distinctive and high-spirited swing sound under the
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Drummer Don Lamond was born this day in 1920 in Oklahoma City. He joined the first Woody Herman band in 1945 as a replacement for Dave Tough, and was a member of Herman's Second Herd. Throughout a long career, he recorded with a wide array of players, inc
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Guitarist George Van Eps was born this day in 1913 in Plainfield, N.J. This innovator, who invented the seven-string guitar in the 1930s, died in 1998.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International

Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Pianist Hank Jones, oldest musical brother in one of the foremost families in jazz, was born this day in 1918 in Vicksburg, Mississippi. The other brothers in the Jones triumvirate are drummer Elvin and the late trumpeter Thad Jones.
KEN FRANCKLING, United Press International
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George Hornidge Porter, Baron Porter of Luddenham, OM, FRS (6 December 1920 – 31 August 2002) was a British chemist.

Porter was born in Stainforth, near Thorne, Yorkshire. He was educated at Thorne Grammar School, then won a scholarship to the University of Leeds and gained his first degree in chemistry. He then served in the Royal Navy Volunteer Reserve during the Second World War.

Porter then went on to do research at Cambridge under Norrish where he began the work that ultimately led to them becoming Nobel Laureates.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "George Porter."
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