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George Gamow
Birth: Mar. 4, 1904
Odessa
Odes'ka, Russia
Death: Aug. 19, 1968
Boulder
Colorado, USA

Nuclear physicist and cosmologist. His 1928 quantum theory was an early and important basis for future work. He was instrumental in formulating the 'big bang' thoery of the creation of the universe. He later became interested in biochemistry and postulated the concept of a genetic code. He wrote scientific books for the 'lay reader' including "One, Two, Three...Infinity" in 1947. 
 
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  Barbara Perkins Gamow (1905 - 1975)*
  Lyubov (Loubov) Vokhminzeva Gamow (1909 - 1985)*
 
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Burial:
Green Mountain Cemetery
Boulder
Boulder County
Colorado, USA
Plot: P 111
GPS (lat/lon): 39.9942, -105.2694
 
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Record added: Aug 25, 1999
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