John Bardeen bio

Birth Name: John Bardeen

Occupation: Engineer

Place Of Birth: Madison

Date Of Birth: May23, 1908

Date Of Death: January 30, 1991

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

John Bardeen was born on the 23rd of May, 1908. He was known for being a Engineer. Electrical engineer who brought about the electronic age, and was the only person in over 100 years to win the Nobel Prize in Physics twice. He appeared on LIFE Magazine’s list of “100 Most Influential Americans of the Century.”

John Bardeen was born in Madison. After WW II, he joined Bell Labs to work on the transistor. He invented the transistor and discovered the electrical superconductors; both of which are found in virtually every electronic we use today.

John Bardeen was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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John Bardeen 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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John Bardeen was born in the Year of the Monkey.

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REAL NAME:John Bardeen
BIRTH DAY:Saturday
DEATH DAY:Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: John Bardeen was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: John Bardeen was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: John Bardeen 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.

John Bardeen’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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