Kusch, Polykarp

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Name
Kusch, Polykarp Gender: M
born on 26 January 1911 at 15:15 (= 3:15 PM )
Place Blankenburg, Germany, 51n48, 10e58
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 05°32' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 22°22 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 18°59'



Biography

German author, teacher and physicist, winner of the Nobel Prize in 1955 for his determination of the magnetic movement of the electron. He worked at the Radiation Lab of National Defense and for Bell Telephone labs, becoming a physics professor at Columbia in 1946, where he introduced the physics course.

Kusch was the son of a Lutheran missionary who emigrated to the U.S., where he was educated. He received a Ph.D. at the University of Illinois, then taught for a few years along with military service in WW II. He wrote many science papers and was noted for his contributions to the knowledge of the atom.

Died 3/20/1993, after a series of strokes at his home in Dallas.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Death by Disease 20 March 1993 (Series of strokes, age 81)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Work : Prize 1955 (Nobel Prize)
  • Work : New Career 1946 (Physics professor, Columbia Univ.)

Source Notes

Steinbrecher quotes B.R.

Categories

  • Vocation : Science : Physics
  • Notable : Awards : Nobel prize (1955)
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Physics professor)
  • Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Stroke (Series of strokes when older, terminal)
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist (Science papers)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 81)
  • Traits : Mind : Education extensive (Ph.D.)
  • Vocation : Military : Military service (During WW II)
  • Traits : Mind : Exceptional mind

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