Sir Arthur Stanley Eddington was born on 28 December 1882 and died on 22 November 1944.
Arthur Eddington was also a philosopher and popularize of science.
The natural threshold to the brightness of stars or the radioactivity generated by accretion on a compact object is called the Eddington limit and is named after him.
Antony Hewish FRS is a British radio astronomer who won the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1974 (together with fellow radio-astronomer Martin Ryle) for his work on the development of radio aperture synthesis and its role in the discovery of pulsars
Albert Abraham Michelson was an American physicist known for his work on the measurement of the speed of light and especially for the Michelson–Morley experiment
Was an American astronomer.
Was an English biochemist recognized as the father of British biochemistry for his invaluable contribution to this field.
Was a German theoretical physicist.
Was a British physicist.
is an English physicist and former musician, a Royal Society University Research Fellow, PPARC Advanced Fellow at the University of Manchester
An English physicist and brewer.
was an English polymath