Pierre Curie has an entry in the 1922 Larousse Universel Encyclopaedia. Marie Curie does not.

She gets a mention.

Under her maiden name.

In her husband’s entry.

With no separate entry for herself, even.

Hmm.

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  1. Dave Walker

    “Hmm” indeed. As it doesn’t mention her second Nobel, either (awarded 11 years before the Encyclopaedia’s publication), this suggests it’s “not a very good encyclopaedia”.

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