|Died||July 28, 1968 (aged 89)|
|Known for||Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1944|
Otto Hahn (8 March 1879 – 28 July 1968) was a German Nobel Prize winning chemist. He did pioneering research into the atom and he discovered nuclear fission (splitting the uranium atom) in 1938, together with Lise Meitner and Fritz Strassmann.
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