Curie family

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Curie family
EthnicityFrench / Polish
Current regionParis, France
Place of originParis, France
Members
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The Curie family is a French / Polish family with a number of illustrious scientists. Several members were awarded the Nobel Prize, including physics, chemistry, or the Nobel Peace Prize. Pierre and Marie Curie, and their daughter Irène Joliot-Curie, are the most prominent members.[1][2][3][4][5][6][7][8][9][10][11][12]

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Family tree

Paul Curie (1799–1853), physician, humanist
x Augustine Hofer (1805–1883), a descendant of the famous scholar and mathematician Johann Bernoulli (1667–1748).

    • Eugene Curie (1827–1910), doctor
      x Sophie-Claire Depouilly (1832 to 1897).

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