1916 - 2004 (aged 88)
Francis Crick was a British molecular biologist, physicist, and neuroscientist. In 1953 he and James Watson discovered the double helix structure of DNA, the "blueprint of life." They were awarded the 1962 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine. Crick played a crucial role in revealing the structure of the genetic code.
|Noble Prize||Pysiology or Medicine||1962|