Max Born

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Birthday
11, 1882
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Jan 5, 1970 (87)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
11, 1882
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Jan 5, 1970 (87)

About

Famous physicist and mathematician, who was instrumental in the development of quantum mechanics. He was also known for his research into solid-state physics and optics.

Before Fame

He was appointed scribe for his professor, Hilbert, who would become his mentor.

Trivia

In 1954, he shared the Nobel Prize in Physics with Walther Bothe for his statistical interpretation of the wave function.

Family Life

He got married to Martha E. Hedwig on August 2, 1913 and they had 3 children together.

Associated With

Another famous mathematician like him was Sir Isaac Newton.