Wilhelm Röntgen Physicist

Wilhelm Röntgen is a 77 years old physicist from Weimar Republic from Lennep. Wilhelm Röntgen was born on March 27, 1845 (died on February 10, 1923, he was 77 years old) in Lennep as Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen. His nickname was Conrad.

Wilhelm Röntgen



Conrad Röntgen was a German physicist who on 8 November 1895 produced and detected electromagnetic radiation in a wavelength range today that was known as X-rays or Röntgen rays an achievement that earned him the first Nobel Prize in Physics in 1901.
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Birth name of Wilhelm Röntgen is Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen
Is Wilhelm Röntgen still alive?

No, he died on 02/10/1923, 100 years ago. He was 77 years old when he died. Cause of death: colorectal cancer. He died in Munich and buried in Gießen .

Awards (10)

Awarded Helmholtz Medal in 1918 , awarded Rumford Medal in 1896 , awarded honorary citizenship in 1909 , nominated Nobel Prize in Physics in 1901 , awarded Elliott Cresson Medal in 1897 ,


He graduated from ETH Zurich, University Of Zurich, University Of Strasbourg, Utrecht University and Ludwig Maximilian University Of Munich

What was Wilhelm's zodiac sign?

Wilhelm Röntgen zodiac sign was aries.

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