Taylor, Ted

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Name
Taylor, Ted Gender: M
Theodore Brewster Taylor
born on 11 July 1925 at 02:00 (= 02:00 AM )
Place Mexico City, Mexico, 19n24, 99w09
Timezone MST h7w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 18°31' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 29°30 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 04°22'



Biography

American theoretical physicist, specifically concerning nuclear energy, whose most noteworthy contributions to the field of nuclear weaponry were his small bomb developments at the Los Alamos Laboratory in New Mexico. He is credited with numerous landmarks in fission nuclear weaponry development, including having developed the smallest fission weapon ever tested by the U.S., the most powerful fission weapon ever tested by the U.S., and the most efficient fission weapon ever tested by the U.S.

He died on 28 October 2004, aged 79, in Silver Spring, Maryland.


Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : Prize 1965 (E. O. Lawrence Award)

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry from Distrito Federal archives.

Categories

  • Traits : Mind : Education extensive (PhD in theoretical physics)
  • Vocation : Education : Researcher
  • Vocation : Science : Physics (Nuclear)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (E. O. Lawrence Award)