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Albert Einstein
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Albert Einstein in 1921
Born14 March 1879
Ulm, Kingdom of Württemberg, German Empire
Died18 April 1955 (aged 76)
Princeton, New Jersey, U.S.
ResidenceGermany, Italy, Switzerland, Austria, Belgium, United States Citizenship
Kingdom of Württemberg (1879–1896)
Stateless (1896–1901)
Switzerland (1901–1955)
Austria–Hungary (1911–1912)
German Empire (1914–1918)
Weimar Republic (1919-March 1933)
United States (1940–1955)
FieldsPhysics
Institutions
Swiss Patent Office (Bern)
University of Zurich
Charles University in Prague
ETH Zurich
Caltech
Prussian Academy of Sciences
Kaiser Wilhelm Institute
University of Leiden
Institute for Advanced Study
Alma mater
ETH Zurich
University of Zurich
ThesisFolgerungen aus den Capillaritatserscheinungen (1901) Doctoral advisorAlfred Kleiner
Other academic advisorsHeinrich Friedrich Weber
Notable students
Ernst G. Straus
Nathan Rosen
Leó Szilárd
Raziuddin Siddiqui[1]
Known for
General relativity and special relativity
Photoelectric effect
Mass-energy equivalence
Theory of Brownian Motion
Einstein field equations
Bose–Einstein statistics
Bose-Einstein condensate
Bose–Einstein correlations
Unified Field Theory
EPR paradox
Notable awards
Nobel Prize in Physics (1921)
Matteucci Medal (1921)
Copley Medal (1925)
Max Planck Medal (1929)
Time Person of the Century (1999)
SpouseMileva Marić (1903–1919)
Elsa Löwenthal (1919–1936)
Children"Lieserl" (1902-1903?)
Hans Albert (1904-1973)
Eduard "Tete" (1910-1965)
Signature

Albert Einstein (/ˈælbərt ˈaɪnstaɪn/; German: [ˈalbɐt ˈaɪnʃtaɪn] ( listen); 14 March 1879 – 18 April 1955) was a German-born theoretical physicist who developed the general theory of relativity, one of the...