Biography

Biography of Eugene Wigner

Biography of Eugene Wigner

Biography of Eugene Wigner Eugene Wigner – Hungarian-American theoretical physicist, engineer, and mathematician. Name: Eugene Paul “E. P.” Wigner Date of Birth: November 17, 1902 Place of Birth: Budapest, Austria-Hungary Date of Death: January 1, 1995 (aged 92) Place of Death: .....

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Biography of David Bohm

Biography of David Bohm

Biography of David Bohm David Bohm – American scientist. Name: David Joseph Bohm Date of Birth: December 20, 1917 Place of Birth: Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States Date of Death: October 27, 1992 (aged 74) Place of Death: Hendon, United Kingdom Occupation: Scientist Father: Samuel B.....

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Biography of Hans Bethe

Biography of Hans Bethe

Biography of Hans Bethe Hans Bethe – German-American nuclear physicist. Name: Hans Albrecht Bethe Date of Birth: July 2, 1906 Place of Birth: Strasbourg, Germany Date of Death: March 6, 2005 (aged 98) Place of Death: Ithaca, New York, United States Occupation: Physicist Father: Albrecht Bet.....

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Biography of Barbara McClintock

Biography of Barbara McClintock

Biography of Barbara McClintock Barbara McClintock – American scientist and cytogeneticist. Name: Barbara McClintock Date of Birth: June 16, 1902 Place of Birth: Hartford, Connecticut, United States Date of Death: September 2, 1992 (aged 90) Place of Death: Huntington, New York, United Stat.....

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Biography of John Archibald Wheeler

Biography of John Archibald Wheeler

Biography of John Archibald Wheeler John Archibald Wheeler – American theoretical physicist. Name: John Archibald Wheeler Date of Birth: July 9, 1911 Place of Birth: Jacksonville, Florida, United States Date of Death: April 13, 2008 (aged 96) Place of Death: April 13, 2008 (aged 96) Occupat.....

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Biography of John Bardeen

Biography of John Bardeen

Biography of John Bardeen John Bardeen – American physicist and electrical engineer. Name: John Bardeen Date of Birth: May 23, 1908 Place of Birth: Madison, Wisconsin, United States Date of Death: January 30, 1991 (aged 82) Place of Death: Boston, Massachusetts, United States Occupation: Ph.....

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Biography of Har Gobind Khorana

Biography of Har Gobind Khorana

Biography of Har Gobind Khorana Har Gobind Khorana – Indian-American biochemist. Name: Har Gobind Khorana Date of Birth: 9 January 1922 Place of Birth: Raipur, Punjab Province, British India (present-day Punjab, Pakistan) Date of Death: 9 November 2011 (aged 89) Place of Death: Concord, Mas.....

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Biography of William Shockley

Biography of William Shockley

Biography of William Shockley William Shockley – American physicist and inventor. Name: William Bradford Shockley Jr. Date of Birth: February 13, 1910 Place of Birth: Greater London, England, United Kingdom Date of Death: August 12, 1989 (aged 79) Place of Death: Stanford, California, Unite.....

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Biography of Edward Teller

Biography of Edward Teller

Biography of Edward Teller Edward Teller – Hungarian-American theoretical physicist. Name: Edward Teller Date of Birth: January 15, 1908 Place of Birth: Budapest, Austria-Hungary Date of Death: September 9, 2003 (aged 95) Place of Death: Stanford, California, United States Occupation: Physi.....

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Biography of Kurt Gödel

Biography of Kurt Gödel

Biography of Kurt Gödel Kurt Gödel – Austro-Hungarian-born Austrian, and later American, logician, mathematician, and philosopher. Name: Kurt Friedrich Gödel Date of Birth: April 28, 1906 Place of Birth: Brünn, Austria-Hungary Date of Death: January 14, 1978 (aged 71) Place of Death: Pr.....

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Biography of Linus Pauling

Biography of Linus Pauling

Biography of Linus Pauling Linus Pauling – American chemist, biochemist, peace activist, author, and educator. Name: Linus Carl Pauling Date of Birth: February 28, 1901 Place of Birth: Portland, Oregon, United States Date of Death: August 19, 1994 (aged 93) Place of Death: Big Sur, Californ.....

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Biography of Enrico Fermi

Biography of Enrico Fermi

Biography of Enrico Fermi Enrico Fermi – American physicist. Name: Enrico Fermi Date of Birth: 29 September 1901 Place of Birth: Rome, Italy Date of Death: 28 November 1954 (aged 53) Place of Death: Chicago, Illinois, United States Occupation: Physicist Father: Alberto Fermi Mother: Ida De .....

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