Otto Stern

1888 - 1969

Otto Stern

Otto Stern was also the pen name of German women's rights activist Louise Otto-Peters (1819–1895). Otto Stern (17 February 1888 – 17 August 1969) was a German-American physicist and Nobel laureate in physics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Otto Stern has received more than 148,476 page views. His biography is available in 76 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 58th most popular physicist.

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Among physicists, Otto Stern ranks 58 out of 659Before him are Wilhelm Wien, Max Born, Hermann von Helmholtz, Otto von Guericke, William Gilbert, and Gustav Ludwig Hertz. After him are Gabriel Lippmann, Robert Andrews Millikan, Charles Thomson Rees Wilson, Mikhail Lomonosov, Johannes Stark, and Carl David Anderson.

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Among people born in 1888, Otto Stern ranks 7Before him are Heinz Guderian, Fernando Pessoa, Dale Carnegie, T. E. Lawrence, John Logie Baird, and Alexander I of Yugoslavia. After him are Carl Schmitt, Giorgio de Chirico, Shmuel Yosef Agnon, José Raúl Capablanca, Nikolai Bukharin, and Jean Monnet. Among people deceased in 1969, Otto Stern ranks 9Before him are Karl Jaspers, Theodor W. Adorno, Walter Gropius, Franz von Papen, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, and Sharon Tate. After him are Judy Garland, Jack Kerouac, Rocky Marciano, Kliment Voroshilov, Morihei Ueshiba, and Otto Dix.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Otto Stern ranks 33 out of 930Before him are Manfred von Richthofen (1892), Max Born (1882), Władysław IV Vasa (1595), Günther von Kluge (1882), Eric of Pomerania (1381), and Wisława Szymborska (1923). After him are Vladislaus II of Hungary (1456), Bronisław Malinowski (1884), Henryk Sienkiewicz (1846), Hans-Ulrich Rudel (1916), Arthur Rubinstein (1887), and Kurt Lewin (1890).

Among PHYSICISTS In Poland

Among physicists born in Poland, Otto Stern ranks 4Before him are Marie Curie (1867), Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit (1686), and Max Born (1882). After him are Maria Goeppert Mayer (1906), Rudolf Clausius (1822), Albert A. Michelson (1852), Isidor Isaac Rabi (1898), Klaus von Klitzing (1943), Joseph Rotblat (1908), Leopold Infeld (1898), and Eugen Goldstein (1860).

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