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Fischer

1. Emil Hermann . 1852--1919, German chemist, noted particularly for his work on synthetic sugars and the purine group: Nobel prize for chemistry 1902
2. Ernst Otto. 1918--94, German chemist: shared the Nobel prize for chemistry in 1973 with Geoffrey Wilkinson for his work on inorganic complexes
3. Hans . 1881--1945, German chemist, noted particularly for his work on chlorophyll, haemin, and the porphyrins: Nobel prize for chemistry 1930
4. Robert James, known as Bobby. born 1943, US chess player; world champion 1972--75
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A supporter of former world chess champion Bobby Fischer decried Thursday the Japanese immigration authorities' decision to reject Fischer's appeal not to be deported, saying the case is unjust, weak in evidence and carries political undertones.
Fischer was ranked second in the country at Indiana State University in the men's still rings competition, and had come to California to train for the Olympic trials with the Christian athletic group Athletes In Action.
Fischer will immediately move to have the sale under the RE&S Agreement approved pursuant to Section 363(b) and (f) of the Bankruptcy Code.
And Sometimes Instruments you'll discover 20 songs with originals like "Tom Cat" (written for his favorite feline), "Pan Pipe Dance," and Latin jazz staples such as "Bachi (also composed for a family pet) with new arrangements from Brent Fischer of "Morning," the wildly popular classic from the Fischer song catalogue.
IMF rules stipulate that first-time, elected IMF chiefs be 65 or under; Fischer is 67.
His wife, Dorothy (Field) Chaplin Fischer died in 2004.
Berman focuses on three figures: Joschka Fischer, the German foreign minister from 1998 to 2005; Bernard Kouchner, the former United Nations representative in Kosovo who founded the organization Doctors Without Borders in 1971; and Daniel Cohn-Bendit, a student leader in the French uprising of May 1968 and now a European parliamentarian.
After guitarist/vocalist Fischer and bassist Martin Eric Ain reunited in 1999 and 2000 to work on reissues of the Celtic Frost catalog, they pondered the concept of making a new album, which began in 2001.
True to his word, Fischer lambasted the Indian cabinet when he received the prize: telling his audience that the government's claim that leprosy would be eradicated by the year 2000 was completely wrong.
A theologically trained correspondent, Fischer proves himself to be an ideal biographer of the new Pope of the Roman Catholic Church as he presents the history of Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger for three decades, culminating in his being elevated to the Papacy, facing the problems and opportunities for the Catholic Church in the 21st Century.
Fischer, who has been working with marine mammals for two decades, is the coordinator of ORCA's efforts in Ventura County to rescue stranded animals.
4 (Repetitive Cycles) is the closest Fischer has yet come to a signature structure.