Walther Nernst

Walther Nernst bio

Birth Name: Walther Nernst

Occupation: Chemist

Place Of Birth: Germany

Date Of Birth: June 25, 1864

Date Of Death: November 18, 1941

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Walther Nernst was born on the 25th of June, 1864. He was best known for being a Chemist. German physical chemist and physicist best known for discovering the third law of thermodynamics. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in chemistry in 1920 for his theories behind the calculation of chemical affinity.

Walther Nernst was born in Germany. He was an avid fisherman and hunter and he studied physics and mathematics at the universities of Zürich, Berlin, Graz and Würzburg. He developed the Nernst Equation, which relates the equilibrium reduction potential of a half-cell in an electrochemical cell to the standard electrode potential.

Walther Nernst was a Cancer and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Walther Nernst was born in 1860s.

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

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Personal Life

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Walther Nernst was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Walther Nernst
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Walther Nernst 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: Walther Nernst was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Walther Nernst 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.

Walther Nernst’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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