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Pierre Curie

Birthplace: Paris, France
Death: April 19, 1906 (46)
Paris, Paris, Île-de-France, France (street accident)
Immediate Family:

Son of Dr. Eugène Curie and Sophie-Claire Curie
Husband of Marie Curie, Nobel Prizes in Physics (1903) and Chemistry (1911)
Father of Irène Joliot-Curie, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 1935 and Ève Curie-Labouisse
Brother of Paul "Jacques" Curie

Occupation: физик
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About Pierre Curie, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1903


Pierre Curie (15 May 1859 – 19 April 1906) was a French physicist, a pioneer in crystallography, magnetism, piezoelectricity and radioactivity, and Nobel laureate.

In 1903 he received the Nobel Prize in Physics with his wife, Maria Skłodowska-Curie, and Henri Becquerel, "in recognition of the extraordinary services they have rendered by their joint researches on the radiation phenomena discovered by Professor Henri Becquerel".

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Pierre Curie, Nobel Prize in Physics, 1903's Timeline

May 15, 1859
Paris, France
September 12, 1897
Paris, Île-de-France, France
December 6, 1904
Париж, Paris, Paris, Île-de-France, France
April 19, 1906
Age 46
Paris, Paris, Île-de-France, France