Ernest Rutherford

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Noun1.Ernest Rutherford - British physicist (born in New Zealand) who discovered the atomic nucleus and proposed a nuclear model of the atom (1871-1937)Ernest Rutherford - British physicist (born in New Zealand) who discovered the atomic nucleus and proposed a nuclear model of the atom (1871-1937)
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He was awarded the Nobel Prize for chemistry for his work, was knighted in 1914 and became Baron Rutherford of Nelson in 1931.
Awarded the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1908, he was made President of the Royal Society in 1925, knighted in 1914 and created Baron Rutherford of Nelson in 1931 six years before his death.