Biography: Albert Einstein
Albert Einstein (March 14th, 1879 – April 18, 1955), born in Ulm, Kingdom of Württemberg, Germany, graduated from the Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, Jewish physics Family.
Einstein was born in 1879 in a Jewish family in Ulm, Germany (both parents are Jewish). He graduated from the Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich in 1900 and entered Swiss citizenship. In 1905, he received his Ph.D. degree from the University of Zurich. Einstein proposed the photon hypothesis and successfully explained the photoelectric effect. He won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1921 and the Special Theory of Relativity in 1905. In 1915, general relativity was founded. He died on April 18, 1955 at the age of 76.
Einstein laid the theoretical foundation for the development of nuclear energy, and created a new era of modern science and technology. It is recognized as the greatest physicist since Galileo and Newton. On December 26, 1999, Einstein was named "The Great Man of the Century" by Time magazine.