Stephen Hawking

Physicist Stephen Hawking Full Name: Stephen Hawking
Nationality: English

Profession: Physicist
Why Famous: Hawking radiation (black holes), Singularity theorems, A Brief History of Time

Born: January 8, 1942 (74 years old)
Star Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Oxford, England

Married Life

  • 1995-09-16 Theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking (53) weds nurse Elaine Mason

Historical Events in the Life of Stephen Hawking

  • 1989-02-22 UK physicist Stephen Hawking calls Star Wars a "deliberate fraud"
  • 2012-12-11 British physicist, Stephen Hawking, wins the $3 million Fundamental Physics Prize, the most lucrative academic prize in the world
  • 2014-12-02 Stephen Hawking claims that Artificial Intelligence could be a "threat to mankind" and spell the end of the human race
  • 2015-08-24 Physicist Stephen Hawking presents a new theory on black holes at a lecture at the KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm
  • 2016-04-12 Breakthrough Starshot: scientists and internet entrepreneurs, including Yuri Milner, Stephen Hawking and Mark Zuckerburg, announce interstellar project to send robot spacecraft to Alpha Centauri

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