Henri Becquerel bio

Birth Name: Henri Becquerel

Occupation: Physicist

Place Of Birth: Paris

Date Of Birth: December 15, 1852

Date Of Death: August 25, 1908

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: French

Henri Becquerel was born on the 15th of December, 1852. He was best known for being a Physicist. French physicist who shared the 1903 Nobel Prize In Physics for helping to discover radioactivity. The SI unit for radioactivity, the becquerel (Bq) is named in his honor.

Henri Becquerel was born in Paris. He studied at the Ecole Polytechnique school in France. He won the prestigious Rumford Medal and Helmoltz Medal.

Henri Becquerel was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Henri Becquerel was born in 1850s.

Henri Becquerel 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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Henri Becquerel was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Henri Becquerel
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Henri Becquerel was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Henri Becquerel was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Henri Becquerel had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Henri Becquerel’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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