Ernest Moniz

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Birthday
22, 1944
Birthplace
Fall River, MA
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Birthday
22, 1944 (age 73)
Birthplace
Fall River, MA

About

An American nuclear physicist who became the 13th United States Secretary of Energy by President Barack Obama in May 2013. He is one of the founders of The Cyprus Institute and he was the Associate Director for Science in the Office of Science and Technology Policy in the Clinton administration.

Before Fame

He received his Ph.D in theoretical physics from Stanford University in 1972, after getting his bachelor's degree from Boston College.

Trivia

He was unanimously voted in as Secretary of Energy by the Senate.

Family Life

His parents were both immigrants from Portugal.

Associated With

He succeeded Steven Chu to become the 13th U.S. Secretary of Energy in 2013.