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  • Born

    Albert Einstein was born in Ulm, in the Kingdom of Württemberg in the German Empire
  • Gymnasium

    He attended the Argovian cantonal school (gymnasium) in Aarau, Switzerland, in 1895 and 1896 to complete his secondary schooling.
  • University

    In 1900, Einstein passed the exams in Maths and Physics and was awarded the Federal teaching diploma.
  • 1st marriage

    1st marriage
    Einstein and Mileva Marić married in January 1903. In May 1904, their son Hans Albert Einstein was born in Bern, Switzerland. Their son Eduard was born in Zürich in July 1910
  • 4 subjects

    He pubblished 4subjects in the magazin "Annalen der Physik"
  • 2nd marriage

    2nd marriage
    Einstein married Elsa Löwenthal in 1919,after having a relationship with her since 1912.She was a first cousin maternally and a second cousin paternally.
  • Nobel

    He was awarded the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics "for his services to Theoretical Physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect"
  • USA

    He became American citizen
  • Death

    On 17 April 1955, Einstein experienced internal bleeding caused by the rupture of an abdominal aortic aneurysm.Einstein refused surgery, saying, "I want to go when I want. It is tasteless to prolong life artificially. I have done my share; it is time to go. I will do it elegantly."[152] He died in Princeton Hospital early the next morning at the age of 76, having continued to work until near the end.