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March 10, 2009

Marie Maynard Daly

Marie Maynard Daly (born 16 April 1921 in Corona, Queens, New York City, died 28 October 2003), who was awarded a doctorate from Columbia University in 1947, was the first African American woman in the United States to earn a Ph.D. in chemistry. Source

1 comment:

RainaHavock said...

Yeah another black female pioneer in the world of science! :)


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