and here his biography as a book:
The paper is a very short summary of transition metal chemistry starting with Werner complexes. I want to point a couple of his notes from the paper:
"I note that the year 2000 is not the first year of the third millennium, no matter what the arithmetically-challenged of this world may like to think."
"At the beginning of the first millennium (i.e., six days after the birthday arbitrarily assumed for Jesus"http://pubs.rsc.org/en/Content/ArticleLanding/2000/DT/B001668N#!divAbstract