Albert Einstein

Einstein, Albert

Inducted: 1990
Life: 1879 - 1955
Occupation: Scientist

It’s hard to think about Einstein without thinking, E=mc2. Indeed, the German-born physicist is best known for his theory of relativity. In 1921, he won a Nobel prize in physics for his work on the photoelectric effect. His accomplishments also include contributions to the development of quantum theory and an explanation of Brownian movement.