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Irène Joliot-Curie (12 September 1897 – 17 Mairch 1956) wis a French scientist, the dochter o Marie Skłodowska-Curie an Pierre Curie an the wife o Frédéric Joliot-Curie. Jyntly wi her husband, Joliot-Curie wis awairdit the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1935 for thair discovery o airtifeecial radioactivity.

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Irène Joliot-Curie
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Born12 September 1897(1897-09-12)
Paris, Fraunce
Died17 Mairch 1956(1956-03-17) (aged 58)
Paris, Fraunce
ResidenceParis, Fraunce
NaitionalityFrench, o French an Pols strynd
CitizenshipFrench
Alma materSorbonne
Hauf-marrae(s)Frédéric Joliot-Curie (1900–1958)
ChilderHélène Langevin-Joliot (b. 1927)
Pierre Joliot (b. 1932)
AwairdsNobel Prize for Chemistry (1935)
Scientific career
FieldsChemistry
Doctoral advisorPaul Langevin
Doctoral studentsher bairns