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Charles Martin Hall was born in Thompson, Ohio on December 6,1863. CITATION REQUIRED
He became interested when a professor at Oberlin collee mentioned that if anyone who could find a way to manufacture aluminum cheaply would make a fortune.Hall attended Oberlin College and graduated in 1885.Charles Martin Hall had just graduated from Oberlin College(Oberlin, Ohio)with a bachlors degree in chemistry when he invented his method of manufactoring pure aluminum. He was a scientist that set up his own lab in his house. This inventive man became an american chemist and discovered an inexpensive method for the isolation of only pure aluminum from its compound.Charles Martin Hall became one of the most prestigious scientist to his dicovery of producing aluminum in an inexpensive way.
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