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19 Persons awarded the Albert Medal:

About:
The Albert Medal of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA) was instituted in 1864 as a memorial to Prince Albert, who had been President of the Society for 18 years. It was first awarded in 1864 for "distinguished merit in promoting Arts, Manufactures and Commerce"
Years Active:
1864-

Duke of Windsor

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Prince Edward Albert Christian George Andrew Patrick David (house of Windsor)
Also Known As:
Emperor of India
Prince Edward, Duke of Windsor
King Edward VIII
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77, 26 days before his 78th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

great uncle of
grandson of
second cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
great grandson of
first cousin once removed of
second cousin once removed of
great uncle of
grandson of
second cousin twice removed of
grand nephew of
great uncle of
first cousin twice removed of
second cousin of
second cousin of
great uncle of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin once removed of
grandson of
son of
older brother of
Older than King George VI by 1 year.
first cousin once removed of
first cousin of
great uncle of
great uncle of
great uncle of
second cousin twice removed of
great uncle of
uncle of
great uncle of
great grandson of
second cousin once removed of
son of
older brother of
Older than Mary, Princess Royal and Countess of Harewood by 2 years.
first cousin twice removed of
second cousin of
second cousin twice removed of
great grandson of
first cousin once removed of
great uncle of
grand nephew of
second cousin twice removed of
great uncle of
uncle of
great uncle of
older brother of
Older than Prince George, Duke of Kent by 8 years.
second cousin twice removed of
older brother of
Older than Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester by 5 years.
grand nephew of
uncle of
second cousin of
uncle of
uncle of
second cousin twice removed of
uncle of
second cousin of
grand nephew of
first cousin once removed of
great uncle of
grand nephew of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin twice removed of
uncle of
first cousin once removed of
grandson of
nephew of
second cousin of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
uncle of
second cousin once removed of
great grandson of
first cousin once removed of
second cousin twice removed of
grand nephew of
husband of
Wallis Simpson, until he died.
Older than Wallis Simpson by 1 year.
first cousin once removed of
second cousin twice removed of

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

King from 20 January 1936 to 11 December 1936 when he abdicated the throne to marry an American divorcee, Wallis Simpson. Said to have passed secrets to Germans in World War II. International Best-Dressed Hall of Fame List 1968. Albert Medal 1924.

Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Lady Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon
Also Known As:
Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon
Queen Elizabeth
Queen Mother Elizabeth
Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother
Duchess of York
Empress of India
Queen of Ireland
Nickname(s):
The Queen Mum
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
101
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

grandmother of
great great grandmother of
great grandmother of
wife of
King George VI, until his earlier death.
Younger than King George VI by 4 years.
great grandmother of
grandmother of
great great grandmother of
great grandmother of
grandmother of
grandmother of
grandmother of
great great grandmother of
great grandmother of
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great great grandmother of
great grandmother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Enjoyed horse racing. Well liked by the British people. Albert Medal 1974.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Also Known As:
FDR
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Eleanor Roosevelt, until he died.
Older than Eleanor Roosevelt by 2 years.
father of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Governor of New York. President during the Great Depression and World War II. Elected 4 terms. Had polio - confined to a wheelchair. Mistress Lucy Mercer was present when he died at Warm Springs, Georgia. Polio Hall of Fame. National Radio Hall of Fame 2007. Albert Medal 1941.

Guglielmo Marconi

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Guglielmo Giovanni Maria Marconi
Also Known As:
Guglielmo Marconi, 1st Marquis of Marconi
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Credited as the inventor of radio, then called wireless telegraphy. Nobel Prize in Physics 1909. Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame. NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame 1978. National Broadcasters Hall of Fame 1977. National Radio Hall of Fame 1988. New Jersey Hall of Fame 2009. Albert Medal 1914.

King Edward VII

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Albert Edward
Also Known As:
Prince of Wales
Prince Albert
Emperor Edward VII
Nickname(s):
Bertie
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

great great grandfather of
husband of
Alexandra of Denmark, until he died.
Older than Alexandra of Denmark by 3 years.
uncle of
great great grandfather of
grandfather of
great great grandfather of
great great grandfather of
great uncle of
great great great grandfather of
great uncle of
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great great grandfather of
great great great great grandfather of
great uncle of
great great great grandfather of
son of
great great grandfather of
older brother of
Older than Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn by 8 years.
great great grandfather of
great grandfather of
great great grandfather of
great great great great grandfather of
grandfather of
great great great grandfather of
grandfather of
older brother of
Older than Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany by 11 years.
great great great great grandfather of
great grandfather of
great grandfather of
great grandfather of
great great great grandfather of
great grandfather of
great uncle of
older brother of
Older than Princess Alice of the United Kingdom by 1 year.
uncle of
great great grandfather of
older brother of
Older than Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom by 15 years.
great great great grandfather of
great great great great grandfather of
great great great grandfather of
great grandfather of
uncle of
father of
great uncle of
uncle of
uncle of
great grandfather of
son of
great great great great grandfather of
great great great grandfather of
uncle of
younger brother of
Younger than Victoria, Princess Royal by less than 1 year.
uncle of
great great great grandfather of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions and Emperor of India from 22 January 1901. Oldest son of Queen Victoria. Edwardian period named for him, covers his reign. Albert Medal 1901.

King George V

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
George Frederick Ernest Albert
Also Known As:
Emperor of India
Duke of York
Prince of Wales
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

great grandfather of
son of
first cousin twice removed of
first cousin of
grandson of
first cousin of
first cousin twice removed of
great grandfather of
father of
nephew of
great grandfather of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
great great grandfather of
great great great grandfather of
great grandfather of
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first cousin twice removed of
son of
father of
great uncle of
uncle of
great grandfather of
great grandfather of
great grandfather of
great great grandfather of
great grandfather of
great grandfather of
great grandfather of
grandson of
first cousin twice removed of
husband of
Mary of Teck, until he died.
Older than Mary of Teck by 1 year.
father of
great great grandfather of
great great great grandfather of
first cousin once removed of
great great grandfather of
grandson of
first cousin of
great grandfather of
nephew of
great grandfather of
grandfather of
great grandfather of
great great great grandfather of
father of
great great grandfather of
father of
nephew of
great great great grandfather of
grandfather of
first cousin once removed of
grandfather of
grandfather of
great great grandfather of
grandfather of
first cousin once removed of
nephew of
first cousin of
great grandfather of
nephew of
great great grandfather of
great great great grandfather of
great great grandfather of
grandfather of
first cousin of
older brother of
Older than Princess Maud of the United Kingdom by 4 years.
first cousin once removed of
first cousin of
first cousin of
grandfather of
first cousin twice removed of
grandson of
great great great grandfather of
first cousin of
nephew of
first cousin of
great great grandfather of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Created the House of Windsor. Albert Medal 1913.

King George VI

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Albert Frederick Arthur George (House of Windsor)
Also Known As:
His Royal Highness Prince Albert of York
Duke of York
Emperor of India
Nickname(s):
Bertie
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

great uncle of
grandson of
second cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
great grandson of
first cousin once removed of
second cousin once removed of
grandfather of
younger brother of
Younger than Duke of Windsor by 1 year.
husband of
Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, until he died.
Older than Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon by 4 years.
grandson of
second cousin twice removed of
grand nephew of
great uncle of
first cousin twice removed of
second cousin of
second cousin of
great great grandfather of
great uncle of
great grandfather of
second cousin once removed of
grandson of
son of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin of
great uncle of
great uncle of
great uncle of
great grandfather of
grandfather of
uncle of
great uncle of
great grandson of
second cousin once removed of
son of
older brother of
Older than Mary, Princess Royal and Countess of Harewood by 1 year.
first cousin twice removed of
great great grandfather of
second cousin of
great grandfather of
great grandson of
first cousin once removed of
grandfather of
grand nephew of
second cousin twice removed of
grandfather of
uncle of
grandfather of
great great grandfather of
older brother of
Older than Prince George, Duke of Kent by 7 years.
great grandfather of
older brother of
Older than Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester by 4 years.
grand nephew of
great great grandfather of
uncle of
second cousin of
uncle of
uncle of
great grandfather of
uncle of
second cousin of
grand nephew of
first cousin once removed of
grandfather of
grand nephew of
great grandfather of
great great grandfather of
great grandfather of
second cousin twice removed of
father of
first cousin once removed of
grandson of
nephew of
second cousin of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
father of
second cousin once removed of
great grandson of
great great grandfather of
first cousin once removed of
second cousin twice removed of
grand nephew of
first cousin once removed of
great grandfather of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Became king when his brother, King Edward VIII (aka the Duke of Windsor) abdicated. He had a stammering problem which he worked to solve. Naval service in World War I. Albert Medal 1951.

Laurence Olivier

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Laurence Kerr Olivier
Also Known As:
Sir Laurence Kerr Olivier
Laurence Kerr Olivier, Baron Olivier of Brighton
Nickname(s):
Larry
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Joan Plowright, until he died.
Older than Joan Plowright by 22 years.
ex-husband of
Older than Vivien Leigh by 6 years.

Brief Facts:

Famed for Shakespeare roles. Academy award for movie Hamlet. Knighted and made a life peer. Theater Hall of Fame. London Avenue of Stars. Cecil B DeMille Award 1983. Albert Medal 1976. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6319 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Marie Curie

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Maria Salomea Skłodowska
Also Known As:
Maria Skłodowska-Curie
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Discoverer of radium radiation. Discovered the element polonium. The first person honored with two Nobel Prizes, in physics and chemistry. Albert Medal 1910.

Mary of Teck

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Victoria Mary Augusta Louise Olga Pauline Claudine Agnes
Also Known As:
Serene Highness Princess of Teck
Duchess of York
Duchess of Cornwall
Princess of Wales
Queen Mary
Nickname(s):
May
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

great grandmother of
great grandmother of
mother of
daughter of
great grandmother of
great great grandmother of
great great great grandmother of
great grandmother of
great great grandmother of
wife of
King George V, until his earlier death.
Younger than King George V by 1 year.
mother of
great grandmother of
great grandmother of
great grandmother of
great great grandmother of
great grandmother of
great grandmother of
great grandmother of
mother of
great great grandmother of
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mother of
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mother of
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grandmother of
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grandmother of
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great great great grandmother of
great great grandmother of
grandmother of
daughter of
grandmother of
great great great grandmother of
great great grandmother of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Queen Consort to George V during World War I. Albert Medal 1938.

Orville Wright

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Orville Wright
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

younger brother of
Younger than Wilbur Wright by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Co-inventor of the fixed-wing airplane. Albert Medal 1917. Congressional Gold Medal 1909. National Aviation Hall of Fame 1962.

Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Arthur William Patrick Albert
(house of Windsor)
(house of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha)
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

uncle of
great uncle of
great great grandfather of
great uncle of
grandfather of
younger brother of
Younger than King Edward VII by 8 years.
uncle of
great uncle of
great uncle of
great grandfather of
great uncle of
great uncle of
son of
great uncle of
great uncle of
older brother of
Older than Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany by 2 years.
great uncle of
younger brother of
Younger than Princess Alice of the United Kingdom by 7 years.
uncle of
older brother of
Older than Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom by 6 years.
father of
uncle of
great uncle of
uncle of
uncle of
son of
uncle of
younger brother of
Younger than Victoria, Princess Royal by 9 years.
uncle of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Served as Governor-general of Canada. Albert Medal 1931.

Prince Charles

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Charles Philip Arthur George (House of Windsor)
Also Known As:
Charles, Prince of Wales
Prince of Great Britain and Ireland
Duke of Cornwall
Duke of Rothesay
Earl of Carrick
Earl of Chester
Baron Renfrew
Birth Date:
Age today:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

second cousin of
great great grandson of
nephew of
husband of
Younger than Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall by 1 year.
great great grandson of
grand nephew of
second cousin of
first cousin of
ex-husband of
Older than Diana, Princess of Wales by 12 years.
grand nephew of
grandson of
great great grandson of
great grandson of
second cousin of
great grandson of
great great grandson of
third cousin of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin once removed of
great uncle of
second cousin of
uncle of
great great grandson of
great grandson of
grandson of
second cousin once removed of
first cousin twice removed of
second cousin of
second cousin of
second cousin of
uncle of
first cousin of
second cousin of
second cousin of
great great grandson of
great great grandson of
great grandson of
grand nephew of
second cousin once removed of
third cousin of
great uncle of
great great great grandson of
first cousin once removed of
uncle of
great great great grandson of
great great grandson of
grandson of
older brother of
Older than Prince Andrew, Duke of York by 11 years.
first cousin once removed of
older brother of
Older than Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex by 15 years.
grandfather of
grand nephew of
father of
grand nephew of
great grandson of
grandfather of
first cousin once removed of
son of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
father of
first cousin once removed of
grandson of
great great grandson of
older brother of
Older than Princess Anne by 1 year.
uncle of
grandfather of
uncle of
nephew of
great great grandson of
first cousin twice removed of
second cousin twice removed of
great grandson of
son of
second cousin of
great great great grandson of
great uncle of
uncle of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Divorced Princess Diana. Heir to the UK throne. International Best-Dressed Hall of Fame List 1980. Albert Medal 1985.

Princess Anne

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Anne Elizabeth Alice Louise
Also Known As:
HRH The Princess Royal
Anne, Princess Royal
Birth Date:
Age today:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

second cousin of
great great granddaughter of
great great granddaughter of
grand niece of
second cousin of
first cousin of
grand niece of
granddaughter of
great great granddaughter of
great granddaughter of
second cousin of
great granddaughter of
great great granddaughter of
third cousin of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin once removed of
grandmother of
second cousin of
aunt of
great great granddaughter of
great granddaughter of
granddaughter of
second cousin once removed of
first cousin twice removed of
second cousin of
second cousin of
second cousin of
aunt of
first cousin of
second cousin of
second cousin of
great great granddaughter of
great great granddaughter of
ex-wife of
Younger than Mark Phillips by 1 year.
great granddaughter of
grand niece of
second cousin once removed of
third cousin of
grandmother of
great great great granddaughter of
first cousin once removed of
mother of
great great great granddaughter of
great great granddaughter of
granddaughter of
older sister of
Older than Prince Andrew, Duke of York by 9 years.
younger sister of
Younger than Prince Charles by 1 year.
first cousin once removed of
older sister of
Older than Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex by 13 years.
great aunt of
grand niece of
aunt of
grand niece of
great granddaughter of
great aunt of
first cousin once removed of
daughter of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
aunt of
first cousin once removed of
granddaughter of
great great granddaughter of
aunt of
great aunt of
aunt of
niece of
great great granddaughter of
first cousin twice removed of
second cousin twice removed of
great granddaughter of
daughter of
second cousin of
great great great granddaughter of
grandmother of
wife of
Older than Timothy Laurence by 4 years.
mother of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Younger sister of Prince Charles. Competed in the Olympic Games in Montreal in 1974. Named BBC Sports Personality of the Year in 1971. Target of a kidnap attempt in 1974. Albert Medal 2000.

Queen Elizabeth II

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Elizabeth Alexandra Mary (House of Windsor)
Also Known As:
Queen Elizabeth
Nickname(s):
Lilibet
Birth Date:
Age today:
92
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

first cousin once removed of
great granddaughter of
third cousin of
first cousin twice removed of
great great granddaughter of
first cousin twice removed of
third cousin of
aunt of
niece of
daughter of
great granddaughter of
first cousin once removed of
second cousin once removed of
second cousin once removed of
second cousin twice removed of
second cousin once removed of
first cousin twice removed of
great grandmother of
first cousin once removed of
grandmother of
third cousin of
great granddaughter of
granddaughter of
daughter of
second cousin of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
grandmother of
aunt of
first cousin once removed of
first cousin once removed of
great great granddaughter of
third cousin of
granddaughter of
niece of
first cousin twice removed of
second cousin once removed of
great grandmother of
second cousin once removed of
grandmother of
great great granddaughter of
first cousin twice removed of
mother of
mother of
first cousin of
mother of
great grandmother of
niece of
grandmother of
niece of
great grandmother of
first cousin of
wife of
Younger than Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh by 4 years.
second cousin once removed of
first cousin of
first cousin of
grandmother of
first cousin of
second cousin once removed of
niece of
first cousin twice removed of
mother of
grandmother of
great grandmother of
grandmother of
older sister of
Older than Princess Margaret by 4 years.
first cousin twice removed of
great granddaughter of
grand niece of
second cousin once removed of
first cousin twice removed of
first cousin twice removed of
third cousin of
great great granddaughter of
great grandmother of
second cousin twice removed of
first cousin twice removed of
first cousin twice removed of
grandmother of

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Worked in a motor pool during World War II. Longest serving monarch in British history, serving since February 6, 1952. International Best-Dressed Hall of Fame List 1958. Albert Medal 1958.

Queen Victoria

Gender:
Female
Real/Birth Name:
Alexandrina Victoria
Also Known As:
Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
Empress of India
Victoria of the United Kingdom
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

great great great grandmother of
great great grandmother of
grandmother of
great great grandmother of
great great great grandmother of
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great great great great great grandmother of
great grandmother of
great great great great grandmother of
first cousin of
wife of
Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, until his earlier death.
Older than Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha by less than 1 year.
great great great grandmother of
mother of
great great great grandmother of
great great great grandmother of
great great grandmother of
great great great grandmother of
great great great great great grandmother of
great grandmother of
great great great great grandmother of
great grandmother of
mother of
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great great grandmother of
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great great great grandmother of
mother of
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grandmother of
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grandmother of
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great great great great grandmother of
grandmother of
great great great grandmother of
mother of
grandmother of
great great great great grandmother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Long-lived British monarch. Victorian Era named for her. Married her first cousin. Albert Medal 1887.

Stephen Hawking

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Stephen William Hawking
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Famed theoretical physicist who is paralyzed (related to ALS) and cannot speak. Known for humor and theories of time and space. Book A Brief History of Time. Subject of the movie The Theory of Everything. Appointed Order of the British Empire (Commander) 1983, 1989 Companion of Honour, many prizes and awards. Presidential Medal of Freedom 2009. Albert Medal 1999.

Thomas A. Edison

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Alva Edison
Nickname(s):
The Wizard of Menlo Park
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Invented moving pictures (movies) - the first, in 1903, was The Great Train Robbery. New Jersey Hall of Fame 2008. French Legion of Honor 1881. Congressional Gold Medal 1928. Entrepreneur Walk of Fame 2011. U.S. Business Hall of Fame 1975. New Jersey Inventors Hall of Fame 1989. Michigan Walk of Fame 2006. Automotive Hall of Fame 1969. Albert Medal 1892. Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6700 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Winston Churchill

Gender:
Male
Real/Birth Name:
Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

father of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Prime Minister of Great Britain during World War II. Congressional Gold Medal 1969. Albert Medal 1945.
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