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John Archibald Wheeler (1911 - 2008)

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John Archibald Wheeler
Born in Jacksonville, Duval, Florida, USAmap
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Died in Hightstown, Mercer, New Jersey, USAmap
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Categories: Physicists.

Biography

John Archibald Wheeler (July 9, 1911 – April 13, 2008) was an American theoretical physicist. John Wheeler and Niels Bohr developed the theory behind nuclear fission. John played a key role in general relativity in the United States after World War II.

  • Fact: Residence (1920) Youngstown Ward 1, Mahoning, Ohio, USA
  • Fact: Residence (1930) Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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