Albert Einstein (Biography)

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Albert Einstein (Biography)

Albert Einstein(Biography)

BiographyAlbert Einstein was a German-born physicist who developed the theory of relativity. He is considered the most influential physicist of the 20th century.Born in Ulm, Württemberg, Germany in 1879, Albert Einstein developed the special and general theories of relativity. In 1921, he won the Nobel Prize for physics for his explanation of the photoelectric effect. Einstein is generally considered the most influential physicist of the 20th century. He died on April 18, 1955, in Princeton, New Jersey.

Important EventGeneral relativity and special relativityPhotoelectric effectMass-energy equivalenceTheory of Brownian MotionEinstein field equationsBose–Einstein statisticsBose–Einstein condensateBose–Einstein correlationsUnified Field TheoryEPR paradoxBarnard Medal (1920)Nobel Prize in Physics (1921)Matteucci Medal (1921)Copley Medal (1925)Max Planck Medal (1929)Time Person of the Century (1999)

InterestingsFacts He was famous for having bad memory. His second marriage was with his first cousin. He was a slow learner as a child and spoke very slowly.

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