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 Leo Szilard

Leo Szilard

Birth
Budapest, Hungary
Death 30 May 1964 (aged 66)
La Jolla, San Diego County, California, USA
Burial Kerepesdűlő, Józsefváros, Budapest, Hungary
Plot Plot 27
Memorial ID 9586 · View Source
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Nuclear physicist. Also designed, together with Einstein, a refrigerator without moving parts. Was granted US Patent on a nuclear reactor (jointly with Enrico Fermi) in 1955. Became a leading peace campaigner. A portion of his ashes are buried in Lakeview Cemetery, Ithaca, New York, alongside his wife.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 30 May 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9586
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Leo Szilard (11 Feb 1898–30 May 1964), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9586, citing Kerepesi Cemetery, Kerepesdűlő, Józsefváros, Budapest, Hungary ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated.