Albert Einstein was a pioneering scientist and physicist, most famous for his theory of relativity, who made several breakthroughs in scientific understanding of time and space, explains Planet Science. Many also credit ... More » Science Physics

Albert Einstein was a German-born physicist who became well known after earning his Ph.D. and publishing scientific articles. His theories on relativity and photoelectric effect are his most famous discoveries. More » History Inventions

Albert Einstein was not buried; he was cremated, and the location of his ashes is unknown. Einstein died in 1955 at a New Jersey hospital at the age of 76. The cause was internal bleeding, stemming from a burst aneurysm. More » History Modern History US History
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