Felix Hoffmann - Bio, Family, Facts, Age: 78 | Hot Birthdays
BirthdayJanuary 21, 1868
Birthplace Germany
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  1. About

    German chemist who discovered the pain-relieving properties of what is now aspirin and heroin.
    He wasn't the first to discover the analgesic effects of his compounds, but he made both into synthesized medically useful forms. He was inducted into the United States National Inventors Hall of Fame in 2002.
    He created heroin 11 days after he created aspirin, joining his namesake Albert Hoffman (no relation) as a drugmaker who discovered narcotics.

  2. Before fame

    He worked for Bayer AG, the chemical conglomerate.

  3. Related to

    He helped his father with his painful arthritis by creating pain relievers.

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