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About J. Robert Oppenheimer
Robert Oppenheimer was an important American theoretical physicist.
Robert Oppenheimer was in charge of the Los Alamos Laboratory during World War II. During this time, the US was looking for an upper hand in the war. This led to the Manhatten Project, which ultimately produced the first atomic bomb. Oppenheimer was in charge of this project, so he is now considered one of the father's of the atomic bomb. He is at least partly responsible for the nuclear bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki that ended World War II. After this, he worked to avoid international nuclear proliferation.
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Famous quotes by J. Robert Oppenheimer
Both the man of science and the man of action live always at the edge of mystery, surrounded by it.J. Robert Oppenheimer
I am become death, the destroyer of worlds.J. Robert Oppenheimer
In some sort of crude sense, which no vulgarity, no humor, no overstatement can quite extinguish, the physicists have known sin and this is a knowledge which they cannot lose.J. Robert Oppenheimer
The atomic bomb made the prospect of future war unendurable. It has led us up those last few steps to the mountain pass and beyond there is a different country.J. Robert Oppenheimer
The optimist thinks this is the best of all possible worlds. The pessimist fears it is true.J. Robert Oppenheimer
When you see something that is technically sweet, you go ahead and do it and you argue about what to do about it only after you have had your technical success. That is the way it was with the atomic bomb.J. Robert Oppenheimer
J. Robert Oppenheimer's Popularity
J. Robert Oppenheimer was a famous American physicist, who was born on April 22, 1904. As a person born on this date, J. Robert Oppenheimer is listed in our database as the 8th most popular celebrity for the day (April 22) and the 4th most popular for the year (1904).
People born on April 22 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. J. Robert Oppenheimer is the 206th most popular Taurus.
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