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Hedwig Kohn
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Hedwig Kohn


: 05 April 1887


: Wrocław, Poland


: Aries


: 01 January 1964


: 76 years


  • She was a German-American physicist
When was Hedwig Kohn born?05 April 1887
When did Hedwig Kohn die? / Died01 January 1964
How many years did Hedwig Kohn live? / Lived76 years
Where was Hedwig Kohn born?Wrocław, Poland
Where did Hedwig Kohn die? / Deathplace Durham, North Carolina, US
Zodiac sign:Aries
Nationality:German, American

 Who was Hedwig Kohn? / Facts   

  • She was one of only three women to obtain habilitation in physics in Germany before World War II
  • She was forced to leave Germany during the Nazi regime because she was Jewish
  • She continued her academic career in the US, where she settled for the rest of her life
  • Her parents were German Jews


  • Breslau University
  • University of North Carolina
  • Wellesley College
  • Duke University

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