Andrei Sakharov

Andrei Sakharov bio

Birth Name: Andrei Sakharov

Occupation: Physicist

Place Of Birth: Russia

Date Of Birth: May 21, 1921

Date Of Death: December 14, 1989

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Russian

Andrei Sakharov was born on the 21st of May, 1921. He was popular for being a Physicist. Russian atomic physicist who worked on the hydrogen bomb and other Soviet thermonuclear weapons. An outspoken dissident and critic of the Soviet regime, he earned a Nobel Peace Prize in 1975 for his advocacy of civil liberties and civil reforms within the communist country.

Andrei Sakharov was born in Russia. He took after his grandfather, who advocated for civil rights in Tsarist Russia. He was sent to internal exile in the city of Gorky, which was off-limits to foreigner, in 1979 after he was arrested for publicly protesting the 1979 Soviet intervention of Afghanistan.

Andrei Sakharov was a Taurus and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Andrei Sakharov was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Andrei Sakharov is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Andrei Sakharov’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Andrei Sakharov’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Andrei Sakharov was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Andrei Sakharov
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Andrei Sakharov was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Andrei Sakharov was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Andrei Sakharov had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Andrei Sakharov’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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