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Stephanie Louise Kwolek (1923 - 2014)

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Stephanie Louise Kwolek
Born in New Kensington, Pennsylvania, USAmap
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[children unknown]
Died in Wilmington, Delaware, USAmap
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Profile last modified | Created 15 Jun 2016
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Categories: American Notables | Inventors.


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  • Invented KEVLAR at DuPont[1]
  • only female employee to receive Lavoisier Medal from DuPont[1]
  • National Inventors Hall of Fame
  • d/o John Kwolek & Nellie Zajdel
  • research scientist at G.E.[1][2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Wikipedia: Kevlar, accessed 15 June 2016
  2. "Top 10 Inventions by Women That Changed the World." MsMojo. 14 June 2016. YouTube (Web) 15 June 2016

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