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Albert Abraham Michelson

nobel prize for physics

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Albert Abraham Michelson
Full Name
of the recipient
Albert Abraham Michelson
AwardNobel Prize in Physics
Year of Award1907
Share in Award100.0%
Award Shared with
for the Award
for his optical precision instruments and the spectroscopic and metrological investigations carried out with their aid
at the Time of Award
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Place of BirthStrelno (now Strzelno), Prussia (now known as Poland POL)
Date of Birth19 December 1852
at the time of Award
54 years
Place of DeathPasadena, CA, United States USA
Date of Death9 May 1931
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