Picture of the great Albert Einstein with his favourite quote of all time
Albert Einstein's Life Journey
- 1879 - Albert Einstein is born in Ulm,
first child of Hermann and Pauline Einstein.
- 1880 - The Einstein family moves to Munich,
- 1885 - Einstein enrolls in the second grade
of a Catholic
elementary school called the Petersschule. He receives Jewish
religious instruction at home and also begins taking violin
- 1888 - Einstein is accepted at the Luitpold
- 1889 - The medical student Max Talmud
begins joining the
Einstein family regularly for dinner and introduces Albert to
scientific and philosophical writings.
- 1894 - The Einstein family moves to Milan,
remains in Munich to complete his education at the Gymnasium.
- 1895 - After failing the entry exam for the
Polytechnic, Einstein is accepted to the trade department of the
school in Aarau, Switzerland. He lives with the family of Jost Winteler,
a teacher in Aarau.
- 1896 - Einstein's officially renounces his
- 1900 - Einstein receives his diploma as a
and starts work on his doctoral thesis.
- 1901 - Einstein officially becomes a Swiss
- 1902 - Einstein works as a temporary
teacher at the
College in Winterthur, Switzerland.
- 1903 - Einstein and Mileva are married in
- 1904 - Einstein forms the Olympia Academy
with his friends
Maurice Solovine and Conrad Habicht.
- 1905 - Einstein completes his paper on
- 1905 - Einstein's paper on the special
is published in the Annalen der Physik.
- 1909 - Einstein is appointed extraordinary
theoretical physics at Zurich University.
A question that sometimes drives me hazy — am I or are the others crazy?