Albert Einstein – German – Jewish physicist

Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein – In 14. 03. 1879. Was born German – Jewish physicist Albert Einstein,
creator the theory of relativity, which apparently seems to be devoid of applications.
However, it is a device which, without this theory would not work – a GPS receiver.
In 1921. He won the Nobel Prize for his explanation of the photoelectric effect and
contribution to the development of theoretical physics. From the age of four he played
the violin. Elsa, his wife recalled:

As a little girl I fell in love Albert, because so beautifully played Mozart on the violin. […] “

Albert Schweitzer – French theologian, philosopher, physician

Albert Schweitzer - French theologian, philosopher, physician

Albert Schweitzer – French theologian, philosopher, physician

Albert Schweitzer – In 01.14.1875 born French theologian, philosopher and physician A. Schweitzer.
In 1912
he resigned from the post of associate professor of theology at the University of Strasbourg.
A year later,
in Lambarene (Gabon today) founded a hospital where he treated residents and
led the
missionary center. In 1952 he received the Nobel Peace Prize.

Max Planck – German physicist

Max Planck

Max Planck – German physicist

Max Planck – German physicist – In 04.23.1858 born German physicist Max Planck.
In 1889
. He discovered a physical constant, later called his name. He was awarded
the Nobel Prize.
He defined thermodynamics, heat radiation, energy dispersion,
optics
, relativity and quantum theory.

Guglielmo Marconi – Italian inventor of radio

Guglielmo Marconi - Italian inventor of radio

Guglielmo Marconi – Italian inventor of radio

Guglielmo Marconi – Italian inventor of radio 25.04.1874 born Italian physicist
G. Marconi. He works on the construction of the radio. In 1897.
He received a patent for “The transmission of electrical signals and in 1901.
Conducted a radio transmission across the Atlantic. In 1909. together with Karl Braun,
he received the Nobel Prize
in Physics for the development of wireless telegraphy.

Pierre Curie – French physicist

Pierre Curie - French physicist

Pierre Curie – French physicist

Pierre Curie – French physicist – In 05.15.1859 was born French physicist Pierre Curie,
husband of Maria Curie-Sklodowska. He studied crystals and radioactivity.
He found with his wife elements radium and polonium. The first experience of
the use of
radium in the fight against cancer conducted on himself.
In 1903
he received the Nobel Prize.

Alexander Fleming – discoverer of penicillin

Alexander Fleming - discoverer of penicillin

Alexander Fleming – discoverer of penicillin

Alexander Fleming – discoverer of penicillin – In 08.06.1881 was born a Scottish doctor
and bacteriologist Alexander Fleming. Discoverer of the effect of the fungus Penicillium link
on
staphylococci. Detected penicillin G acting strongly bactericidal. Winner of the Nobel Prize
in
Medicine 1945.