The doctor Wilbur Scoville died at the age of 77. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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Pharmacist who became best known for devising the “Scoville Organoleptic Test” which measures the spiciness of chili peppers. The pungency of chili peppers is now standardized as the Scoville scale. He authored the book The Art of Compounding.
He and his wife Cora B. Upham had children named Amy Augusta and Ruth Upham.