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Albert Einstein

Father of Modern Physics
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Net worth 2018: $7 Million
Industry: Scientists
Residence: Ulm, Kingdom of Württemberg, German Empire
BirthDay: 14 March 1879
Sigh: Aries
Died On: April 18, 1955
Education: University of Zurich (1905), ETH Zurich (1901), Aargau Cantonal School (1895 – 1896), Luitpold Gymnasium

Albert Einstein was bornon 14 March 1879 in Ulm, Kingdom of Württemberg, German Empire, German, American, is Father of Modern Physics. Do you fondly call the whiz kid in your class/ organization ‘Einstein’? If yes, then you aren’t the only one who does so. People around the world honor their friends and acquaintance with the title of ‘Einstein’ for the person’s immaculate brilliance and genius mind. While there may be a lot of genius mind set at work to this date, only once in a century is Albert Einstein born. The 19th century not just witnessed the birth of Albert Einstein, but with it, the birth of modern physics. Rightly known as the Father of Modern Physics, Albert Einstein was, without a doubt, the most influential physicist of the 20th century. With his research and finding, Einstein created a revolution in the field of science. Amongst his numerous works: (a) the general theory of relativity, which provided a unified description of gravity as a geometric property of space and time, and (b) photoelectric effect that established the quantum theory within physics are the most important ones. During his lifetime, Einstein published more than 300 scientific papers, apart from 150 non-scientific works. He was the proud recipient of numerous awards, such as Nobel Prize in Physics, Copley Medal, Matteucci Medal and Max Planck medal. Other than these, he has also been credited by the Times magazine as the Person of the Century. Such was his contribution to mankind that his name Einstein has been made synonymous to being "genius".


As a result, Einstein breathed his last on April 18, 1955


Rudolph Nissen had reinforced the same surgically in 1948, the problem reappeared


In 1933, the couple immigrated to the United States


Five years later, the two divorced on February 14, 1919


In 1914, Einstein moved to Berlin, while his wife and two sons remained in Zurich


The same year, Einstein remarried with his then lady love, Elsa Lowenthal, after having had a relationship with her since 1912


In 1905, Einstein came up with his revolutionary works, which were focussed on photoelectric effect, Brownian motion, the special theory of relativity and the equivalence of matter and energy


He was awarded the Zurich Polytechnic teaching diploma degree in 1900


Fearing the call for military service, Einstein renounced his citizenship in the German Kingdom of Wurttemberg in 1896


Adhering to the advice of the Principal of Polytechnic, Einstein enrolled himself in the Aargau Cantonal School in Aarau, Switzerland, for the academic year 1895-96, to complete his secondary schooling


While Einstein craved for creative learning, the institution focussed on rote learningJoining his family in Pavia in 1894, he started working on what was his first paper titled, ‘On the Investigation of the State of the Ether in a Magnetic Field’


After having being diagnosed with heart and kidney problems in 1835, Elsa didn’t live long and passed away the December of 1936

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