Sabin Arnold von Sochocky



Description of the EventSabin Arnold von Sochocky invented the first radium-based luminescent paint, but eventually died of aplastic anemia resulting from his exposure to the radioactive material, "a victim of his own invention."
FieldPhysics
Year of Birth1883
Year of Death1928
NationalityUkranian
NationalityAmerican
OccupationChemist
Born InUkraine
Age of Death45