Bridgman, Percy Williams

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Bridgman, Percy Williams Gender: M
born on 21 April 1882
Place Cambridge (Middlesex County), Massachusetts, 42n22, 71w06
Timezone LMT m71w06 (is local mean time)
Data source
Documented source; untimed
Rodden Rating AX
Collector: Starkman
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 01°27' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif

Percy Williams Bridgman


American physicist who won the 1946 Nobel Prize in Physics for his work on the physics of high pressures. He also wrote extensively on the scientific method and on other aspects of the philosophy of science.

On 20 August 1961 Bridgman committed suicide by gunshot after suffering from metastatic cancer for some time.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Starkman quotes United States Passport Applications 1795-1925 [1]

Birth time unknown. Starkman rectified to 20.06.36 LMT Asc 17Sco45'


  • Personal : Death : Suicide
  • Vocation : Science : Physics
  • Notable : Awards : Nobel prize