Würschmidt, Joseph

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Würschmidt, Joseph Gender: M
Joseph Michael August Würschmidt
born on 5 February 1886 at 08:45 (= 08:45 AM )
Place Bayreuth, Germany, 49n57, 11e35
Timezone LMT m11e35 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 16°30' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 29°27 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 22°28'


German physicist who worked as a private lecturer from 1911, and from 1916 as associate professor at the Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen. On 5 July 1919, he was appointed a member of the German Academy of Sciences Leopoldina. Also in 1919 he moved as a professor to the Free University of Commerce, industry and general education in Nuremberg. In 1924 he was still associate professor of physics at the University of Cologne, before he followed the call of Richard Gans, director of the physical institute at the Universidad Nacional de La Plata, to Argentina and from 1925 was director of the physical institute at the Universidad Nacional de Tucumán. In 1949 he was named president of that university before he died on 6 July 1950, aged 64.

Link to Wikipedia biography (German)


Source Notes

Archives Gauquelin: Scientists & Medical Doctors (Hommes De Science) A, vol. 2, #3395 [1].


  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (German expatriate to Brazil)
  • Vocation : Education : Administrator
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher
  • Vocation : Science : Physics