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Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar

Indian-American astrophysicist

Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar (19 October 1910 – 21 August 1995) is an Indian Physicist. He received the 1983 Nobel Prize in Physics "for his theoretical studies of the physical processes of importance to the structure and evolution of the stars".[1]

Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar
Born1910
Died1995
NationalityIndia
AwardsNobel Prize in Physics (1983)

He was born in Lahore, British India (now Pakistan). He died in Chicago.

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  1. "Subrahmanyan-Chandrasekhar-Facts". Nobelprize.org.