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Norman Borlaug

Name: Norman Borlaug

AKA: Norman Ernest Borlaug

Famous as: Father of the Green Revolution

Date of Birth: 25th Mar 1914

Birthplace: Cresco, IA

Gender: Male

Nationality :American

Sun Sign: Aries

Father: Henry Oliver

Mother: Clara Borlaug

Siblings: Palma Lillian, Charlotte and Helen

Spouse/Partner: Margaret Gibson

Race: White

Sexual Orientation: Straight

Occupation: Scientist

Date of Death : 12th September 2009

Death Place: Sallas, Taxas, United States.

Description: Engineered disease-resistant wheat


  • Nobel Peace Prize (1970)
  • Presidential Medal of Freedom (1977)
  • Vannevar Bush Award (2000)
  • Public Welfare Medal (2002)
  • National Medal of Science (2004)
  • Congressional Gold Medal (2006)
  • Padma Vibhushan (2006)

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