Robert Millikan

Robert Millikan bio

Birth Name: Robert Andrews Millikan

Occupation: Physicist

Place Of Birth: Illinois

Date Of Birth: March 22, 1868

Date Of Death: December 19, 1953

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Robert Millikan was born on the 22nd of March, 1868. He was popular for being a Physicist. Physicist who became the second American to win the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1923 for his work measuring the charge of the electron. He coined the term “cosmic rays” to describe radiation of extraterrestrial origins.

Robert Millikan was born in Illinois. During WWI he worked on military applications of aeronautics and meteorology. His well-known oil-drop experiment involved letting small drops of oil fall in a test chamber, and then suspending them in mid-air via a magnetic field.

Robert Millikan was a Aries and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Robert Millikan was born in 1860s.

Robert Andrews Millikan 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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Robert Millikan’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Robert Millikan’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Robert Millikan was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Robert Andrews Millikan
NICKNAME: Robert Andrews Millikan, Robert A. Millikan, Robert Millikan
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Robert Millikan was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Robert Millikan was born in the Year of the Tiger. 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: Robert Millikan had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Robert Millikan’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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