Gustav Ludwig Hertz bio

Birth Name: Gustav Ludwig Hertz

Occupation: Computer Scientist

Place Of Birth: Germany

Date Of Birth: July 22, 1887

Date Of Death: October 30, 1975

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: German

Gustav Ludwig Hertz was born on the 22nd of July, 1887. He was famous for being a Computer Scientist. German physicist who won a Nobel Prize in 1925 for his experiments on inelastic electron collisions in gasses. He did important work on atomic physics and ultrasound.

Gustav Ludwig Hertz was born in Germany. He received a doctorate in 1911 while working as an assistant under Heinrich Leopold Rubens from 1911 to 1914. He worked as a professor at the University of Leipzig after returning to Germany from the Soviet Union in 1955.

Gustav Ludwig Hertz was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Gustav Ludwig Hertz was born in 1880s.

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

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Personal Life

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Gustav Ludwig Hertz was born in the Year of the Pig.

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REAL NAME: Gustav Ludwig Hertz
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Gustav Ludwig Hertz was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Gustav Ludwig Hertz was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Gustav Ludwig Hertz had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Gustav Ludwig Hertz’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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