Hans Albert Einstein

1904 - 1973

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Hans Albert Einstein (May 14, 1904 – July 26, 1973) was a Swiss-American engineer and educator, the second child and first son of Albert Einstein and Mileva Marić. Hans A. Einstein was a long-time professor of Hydraulic Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley.Einstein was widely recognized for his research on sediment transport. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Albert Einstein has received more than 3,257,011 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Hans Albert Einstein is the 22nd most popular engineer (up from 25th in 2019), the 53rd most popular biography from Switzerland (up from 64th in 2019) and the most popular Swiss Engineer.

Hans Albert Einstein was a German-born theoretical physicist. He is best known for his theory of relativity.

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Among engineers, Hans Albert Einstein ranks 22 out of 325Before him are Jiro Horikoshi, Jack Kilby, Fritz Todt, Willy Messerschmitt, John Demjanjuk, and Tsutomu Yamaguchi. After him are Andrei Tupolev, José Echegaray, Hermann Oberth, Artem Mikoyan, Abram Petrovich Gannibal, and William John Macquorn Rankine.

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Among people born in 1904, Hans Albert Einstein ranks 24Before him are Kurt Georg Kiesinger, René Lacoste, Harry Martinson, John Hicks, Wendell Meredith Stanley, and Gregory Bateson. After him are Joan Crawford, Glenn Miller, Odilo Globočnik, Hans Morgenthau, Ernst Mayr, and Dmitry Kabalevsky. Among people deceased in 1973, Hans Albert Einstein ranks 32Before him are Anna Magnani, Víctor Jara, J. Hans D. Jensen, Jacques Maritain, Karl Ziegler, and Charles Greeley Abbot. After him are Selman Waksman, A. S. Neill, Walter Rudolf Hess, Ragnar Frisch, Luis Carrero Blanco, and Lex Barker.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Hans Albert Einstein ranks 53 out of 749Before him are Aga Khan IV (1936), Albert II, Duke of Austria (1298), Joan Gamper (1877), Robert Walser (1878), Carlo Maderno (1556), and Lys Assia (1924). After him are Clay Regazzoni (1939), Ferdinand Hodler (1853), Hans Küng (1928), Emil Jannings (1884), Heinrich Rohrer (1933), and Emil Theodor Kocher (1841).

Among ENGINEERS In Switzerland

Among engineers born in Switzerland, Hans Albert Einstein ranks 1After him are Robert Maillart (1872).