John Bardeen

Physicist and Electrical Engineer John Bardeen Full Name: John Bardeen


Profession: Physicist and Electrical Engineer
Why Famous: Won the Nobel Prize for Physics twice; 1956 for transistor and 1972 for BCS theory

Born: May 23, 1908
Star Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Madison, Wisconsin, USA

Died: January 30, 1991 (aged 82)
Cause of Death: Heart disease

Married Life

  • 1938-07-18 Physicist and Nobel laureate John Bardeen (30) weds Jane Maxwell