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Clara Immerwahr - First German Woman with a Doctorate in Chemistry

Apr 16, 2022

Clara Immerwahr was the first German woman to receive a doctorate in chemistry, and the first woman to earn a PhD from the university in Breslau.

Clara Immerwahr (later Haber) was born June 21st, 1870 near Breslau (now Poland) and died by suicide on May 2nd 1915 in Berlin.

Read more about her life and marriage to Fritz Haber, the chemist who developed the chlorine gas that was used as a chemical weapon in World War I.

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