Johann Albrecht Euler

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Johann Albrecht Euler

Russian: Альбрехт Эйлер
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation
Death: Died in Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation
Immediate Family:

Son of Leonhard Paul Euler and Katharina Euler
Husband of Sophia Charlotte Euler
Father of Katharina Euler; Johann Leonhard Euler; Albertine Benediktine Philippine Louise Fuss; Anna Emilie Euler; Georg Euler and 3 others
Brother of Karl Euler; Anna Margaretha Euler; Catharina Helena Euler; Maria Gertrude Euler; Anna Elisabeth Euler and 6 others

Occupation: Petersburg Academy Conference-Secretary
Managed by: Andrius Petkevičius
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About Johann Albrecht Euler

Johann Albrecht Euler (27 November 1734 in St. Petersburg – 17 September 1800 in St. Petersburg) was a Swiss astronomer and mathematician. He was the first child of blind mathematician Leonhard Euler. In 1754 he became a member of the Berlin Academy. On Euler's return to St. Petersburg in 1765, he was appointed as the chair of physics at the St. Petersburg Academy. In St. Petersburg, he lived in his father's house; Johann Albrecht's family occupied the ground floor. He won a total of 7 international academy prizes.

In 1771, Euler was elected a foreign member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences.

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Johann Albrecht Euler's Timeline

November 27, 1734
Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation
October 18, 1761
Age 26
November 12, 1762
Age 27
February 4, 1766
Age 31
Berlin, Berlin, Germany
September 10, 1767
Age 32
November 12, 1770
Age 35
July 20, 1772
Age 37
November 26, 1773
Age 38
St Petersburg, Russia
April 6, 1778
Age 43