Christiaan Eijkman

About Christiaan Eijkman

Birth Day: August 11, 1858
Birth Place: Netherlands
Birth Sign: Leo

Christiaan Eijkman Net Worth

Christiaan Eijkman net worth and salary: Christiaan Eijkman is a Doctor who has a net worth of $6 Million. Christiaan Eijkman was born in in August 11, 1858. He accidentally discovered vitamins while researching a neurological disease.
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💰 Net worth: $6 Million (Updated at 15 March 2019)

About

He accidentally discovered vitamins while researching a neurological disease.

Before Fame

He caught malaria during his early travels, and returned to Europe to dedicate himself fully to scientific research.

Trivia

He noticed chickens in his laboratory got sick when fed one type of rice and recovered when fed different type of rice, and he theorized that there must be a ingredient that made them sick.

Family Life

His father, Christiaan Eijkman, was the headmaster of a nearby school.

Associated With

He won the Nobel Prize for Medicine like the Englishman George Whipple.