Victor Altman (1900 - 1970)

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Death: Died in Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Managed by: Yigal Burstein / יגאל בורשטיין
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About Victor Altman

Father of Sydney Altman, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1989. The Alrmans were immigrants to Canada, each coming from Eastern Europe as a young adult, in the 1920s. Altman's father, born in Ukraine, had been a worker on a collective farm in the Soviet Union. He was originally sponsored to come to Canada as a farm worker, but later, as a husband and a father of two sons, he supported the family by running a small grocery store in Montreal.

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May 7, 1939
Age 39
Montréal, QC, Canada
Age 70
Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Montreal, QC, Canada