Nikolai Vavilov

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Nikolai Vavilov
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Nikolai Vavilov in 1933
Born Nikolaj Ivanovic Vavilov
25 November 1887(1887-11-25)
Moscow, Roushie Empire
Died 26 Januar 1943(1943-01-26) (aged 55)
Saratov, RSFSR, Soviet Union
Naitionality Roushie
Citizenship USSR
Alma mater Moscow Agricultural Institute
Kent for Centres o origin
Awairds Lenin Prize
Fellae o the Ryal Society[1]
Scientific career
Fields Botany
Institutions Saratov Agricultural Institute
Lenin Aw-Union Academy o Agricultural Sciences
Author abbrev. (botany) Vavilov

Nikolai Ivanovich Vavilov ForMemRS[1] (Roushie: Никола́й Ива́нович Вави́лов) (November 25 [A.S. November 13] 1887 – Januar 26, 1943) wis a prominent Roushie an Soviet botanist an geneticist best kent for haein identified the centres o origin o cultivatit plants. He devotit his life tae the study an improvement o wheat, corn, an ither cereal craps that sustain the global population.[2][3][4][5][6]

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