Remembered best for his work in the field of astrophysics, Eddington was also responsible for introducing Albert Einstein’s theory of relativity to a wider audience.
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|FULL NAME:||Arthur Eddington|
|BIRTH DATE:||December 28, 1882|
|AGE:||137 years old|
Arthur Eddington is a Astrophysicist. He was raised in a Quaker family in Kendal, Westmorland, England. He entered the University of Manchester (then called Owens College, Manchester) at the age of sixteen and later earned advanced degrees from Trinity College, Cambridge University.
DID YOU KNOW His numerous honors include the 1924 Henry Draper Medal of the National Academy of Sciences; the 1907 Smith’s Prize; and the French Astronomical Society’s 1928 Prix Jules Janssen.
FACT He was one of the subjects of a 2008 made-for-television film titled Einstein and Eddington and starring David Tennant and Andy Serkis as Eddington and Einstein, respectively.
Currently, Arthur Eddington is 137 years old. He will celebrate his 138th birthday on a Thursday, December 28th. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Arthur Eddington’s zodiac sign is Capricorn. According to astrologers, Capricorn’s life pursuit is to be proud of their achievements and a secret desire to be admired by their family and friends and the world at large. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, music, understated status, quality craftsmanship and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are responsible, disciplined, self-control, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.
Arthur Eddington was born in the Year of the Horse. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they’re overly frank with others. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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