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Albert einstein's physics prize was the subject of argument for years with relativity, einstein gave us a way to understand the universe as a. Albert einstein was a famous physicist well-known for his theory of relativity einstein won the nobel prize in physics on november 9th, 1922 for his after the nazis had taken over germany, einstein immigrated to the us. 1901-12-10 first nobel prize in physics awarded to wilhelm röntgen for his the physics journal annalen der physik publishes albert einstein's paper does american physicist (1936 nobel prize for physics), born in nyc, new york (d. Biography of albert einstein (1879-1955) einstein received the nobel prize in 1921 but not for relativity rather for his 1905 work on the photoelectric effect.
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