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Eddington, Arthur Stanley

Born: 1882 AD
Died: 1944 AD, at 61 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Astronomers, Authors


1882 - Born on the 28th of December in Kendal, England.

1893 - He
entered Brymelyn School..

1898 - His records won him a 60 pounds scholarship.

        - He was able to attend Owens College in Manchester, England.

1902 - He finished a Bachelor of Science degree.

1903 - He entered Trinity College, Cambrigde, England.

1905 - He graduated in Trinity College, Cambrigde, England..

        - He entered the Cavendish Laboratory researching thermionic emission.

1919 - He travelled to the island of Principe near Africa to watch the solar eclipse.

1920 - His observations of solar eclipse was published.

1944 - He died on the 22nd of November.


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