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Paul Dirac Birthday

Paul Dirac Birthday - 8 August 1902

Paul Dirac was born on 8 August, 1902

One of the most significant physicist of the 20th century, Dirac is known for his fundamental contributions to the development of quantum mechanics and quantum electrodynamics. He is most famous for the Dirac equation which predicted the existence of antimatter. He shared the 1933 Nobel Prize in Physics with Erwin Schrödinger.

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