Statistics for Top Ten Physicists in History

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Birth Year
& Location
Hint Physicist % Correct
1879, GermanyDeveloped the theory of relativityAlbert Einstein
100%
1643, EnglandHis Principia (1687) laid the foundations of classical mechanicsIsaac Newton
90%
1901, GermanyPioneer of quantum mechanics; well-known for his uncertainty principleWerner Heisenberg
67%
1885, DenmarkMade foundational contributions to understanding atomic structure and quantum theoryNiels Bohr
66%
1564, ItalyCentral figure in the transition from natural philosophy to modern scienceGalileo Galilei
65%
1831, ScotlandFormulated the classical theory of electromagnetic radiationJames Clerk Maxwell
57%
1871, New ZealandKnown as the father of nuclear physicsErnest Rutherford
34%
1887, AustriaDeveloped a number of fundamental results in the field of quantum theory, which formed the basis of wave mechanicsErwin Schrödinger
30%
1918, United StatesMade significant contributions to the development of quantum electrodynamicsRichard Feynman
29%
1902, EnglandMade fundamental contributions to the early development of both quantum mechanics and quantum electrodynamicsPaul Dirac
18%

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