Johannes van der Waals

Physicist/Nobel Laureate Johannes van der Waals Full Name: Johannes van der Waals
Nationality:

Dutch

Profession: Physicist/Nobel Laureate
Why Famous: For his work on an equation of state for gases and liquids.

Born: November 23, 1837
Star Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Leiden, Netherlands

Died: March 8, 1923 (aged 85)

Married Life

  • 1865-09-27 Physicist Johannes van der Waals (27) weds Anna Magdalena Smit (18)

Historical Events in the Life of Johannes van der Waals

  • 1910-12-10 Dutch Physicist Johannes van der Waals wins the Nobel Prize for physics