Edwin McMillan

Edwin McMillan bio

Birth Name: Edwin McMillan

Occupation: Physicist

Place Of Birth: California

Date Of Birth: September 18, 1907

Date Of Death: September 7, 1991

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Edwin McMillan was born on the 18th of September, 1907. He was popular for being a Physicist. An American physicist and Nobel laureate who was the first scientist to produce a transuranium element.

Edwin McMillan was born in California. He obtained both his bachelor’s and master’s degree from the California Institute of Technology. He co-created the element neptunium in 1940.

Edwin McMillan was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

JUMP TO: Edwin McMillan’s biography, facts, family, personal life, zodiac, videos and related celebs.


Edwin McMillan was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Edwin McMillan 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".


Edwin’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

Associated with

Sean Carroll


William Unruh


Tom Banks


Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Edwin McMillan kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Edwin McMillan was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Edwin McMillan
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Edwin McMillan was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Edwin McMillan was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Edwin McMillan had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Edwin McMillan’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

Don’t miss

Who’s the richest Physicist in the world?
Who are the richest people in the world?
When is Edwin McMillan’s birthday?

Fans also viewed

Taylor Wilson


Brian Cox


Fact Check: We strive for accuracy and fairness. If you see something that doesn’t look right, contact us. This page is updated often with new details about Edwin McMillan. Bookmark this page and come back often for updates.