Order of the Rising Sun
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The Order of the Rising Sun is a Japanese honour, established in 1875 by Emperor Meiji of Japan.
Awarded by Emperor Meiji of Japan
The following people are associated with this Honour:
Sir Derek Barton
A Nobel prize winning chemist, whose work on the concept of conformation in chemistry was groundbreaking.
Sir Alexander Todd Baron Todd of Trumpington
A Nobel prizewinning chemist, honoured for his research on nucleotides and nucleotide co-enzymes.