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21 Nov 2017
Einstein is born
Einsteins family moves to Munich Germany
Einsteins family moved to Italy
Albert Einstein is introduced to a family friend called Max Talmud who introduced the boy to books on science and mathematics. Albert starts his quest for facts and information available about the sciences. He attends the Luitpold-Gymnasium in Munich for the next six years
Albert graduates from high school at the age of 17 and enrols at the ETH (the Federal Polytechnic) in Zurich. He renounces his German citizenship
Einstein graduates in 1900 from ETH with a degree in physics
Einstein completes his first scientific paper on the capillary forces of a straw
His Special Theory of Relativity is born and he applies his theory to mass and energy and formulates the famous equation e=mc2. Einstein has four papers published in the Annalen der Physik, the leading German physics journal. 1905 is known as Einstein's "Wonderful Year"
Einstein begins applying the laws of gravity to his Special Theory of Relativity
He writes a paper on critical opalescence that described why the sky is blue.
Einstein predicts bending of light. He is appointed Professor of theoretical physics at the German University of Prague
Einstein completes the General Theory of Relativity
His General Theory of Relativity is published
A solar eclipse proves Einstein's General Theory of Relativity
Albert Einstein is awarded the Nobel Prize in physics for 1921
He begins to develop the foundation of quantum mechanics with Niels Bohr.
World War 2 starts and Albert Einstein warns President Roosevelt that Germany might build an atomic bomb. He then recommends nuclear research
The World As I See It published
Einstein is appointed chairman of the Emergency Committee for Atomic Scientists
Albert Einstein is offered presidency of the State of Israel
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Alchin, Linda. “Albert Einstein Timeline.” Albert Einstein Timeline, February 2017 Siteseen Ltd
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