Joseph John Thomson

Joseph John Thomson bio

Birth Name: Joseph John Thomson

Occupation: Physicist

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: December 18, 1856

Date Of Death: August 30, 1940

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: British

Joseph John Thomson was born on the 18th of December, 1856. He was popular for being a Physicist. Physicist who proved that cathode rays had a negatively charged particle, now commonly known as the electron. He received the 1906 Nobel Prize in Physics for his important work involving electricity in gasses.

Joseph John Thomson was born in England. He attended the University of Manchester, the University of Cambridge, Trinity College, and the Victoria University of Manchester. He won a Royal Medal in 1894 and was awarded with a Hughes Medal in 1902.

Joseph John Thomson was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Joseph John Thomson was born in 1850s.

Joseph John Thomson 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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Joseph John Thomson was born in the Year of the Dragon.

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REAL NAME: Joseph John Thomson
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Joseph John Thomson 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: Joseph John Thomson was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Joseph John Thomson 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.

Joseph John Thomson’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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