Bacteriologist who shared the 1969 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for making discoveries on the replication of viruses and their genetic structure. He also conducted the Hershey-Chase experiment where he proved that DNA and not protein was the material of life.
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|FULL NAME:||Alfred Hershey|
|BIRTH DATE:||December 4, 1908|
|AGE:||111 years old|
Alfred Hershey is a Physiologist. He had a son named Peter with his wife Harriet. He attended Michigan State University and Washington University.
DID YOU KNOW He became the director of the Carnegie Institution in 1962.
FACT He shared the 1969 Nobel Prize with Salvador Luria and Max Delbruck .
Currently, Alfred Hershey is 111 years old. He will celebrate his 112th birthday on a Friday, December 4th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Alfred Hershey’s zodiac sign is Sagittarius. According to astrologers, Sagittarius’s life pursuit is to live the good life and a secret desire to make a difference in the world. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, being constrained and off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are: generous, idealistic, great sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, very impatient and will say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius are Gemini and Aries.
Alfred Hershey was born in the Year of the Monkey. People born in the year of the monkey love to make people laugh. They’re generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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