Gerlach, Walther

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Gerlach, Walther Gender: M
born on 1 August 1889 at 08:15 (= 08:15 AM )
Place Wiesbaden, Germany, 50n05, 8e14
Timezone LMT m8e14 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 09°11' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 28°59 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 18°25'

Portrait of Walther Gerlach 
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Walther Gerlach
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German physicist who co-discovered spin quantization in a magnetic field, the Stern–Gerlach effect (with Otto Stern).

He died on 10 August 1979 in Munich, aged 90.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • business associate/partner relationship with Stern, Otto (born 17 February 1888)


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry from Hesse Archives.

Same data in Gauquelin vol 2.


  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 90)
  • Vocation : Science : Physics
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator ("Stern-Gerlach effect")