Hendrik Lorentz

Hendrik Lorentz bio

Birth Name: Hendrik Lorentz

Occupation: Physicist

Place Of Birth: Netherlands

Date Of Birth: July 18, 1853

Date Of Death: February 4, 1928

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Dutch

Hendrik Lorentz was born on the 18th of July, 1853. He was known for being a Physicist. Co-discoverer of the Zeeman Effect, which is the effect of splitting a spectral line into several components in the presence of a static magnetic field. He shared the 1902 Nobel Prize in Physics for his efforts.

Hendrik Lorentz was born in Netherlands. He became the Chair in Theoretical Physics at the University of Leiden at the age of 24. He is also the winner of the prestigious Franklin Medal, Rumford Medal, and Copley Medal.

Hendrik Lorentz was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Hendrik Lorentz was born in 1850s.

Hendrik Lorentz 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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Personal Life

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Hendrik Lorentz was born in the Year of the Ox.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Hendrik Lorentz
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Hendrik Lorentz 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: Hendrik Lorentz was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Ruling Planet: Hendrik Lorentz 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.

Hendrik Lorentz’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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