Stephen Hawking Bio, Net Worth, Height, Facts

Stephen Hawking
  • Name: Stephen Hawking
  • Age: 74 years old
  • Height: 5ft 7in (171 cm)
  • Occupation: Physicist
  • Net Worth: US $20 Million
  • Status: Alive

Stephen Hawking is an English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author and educator. He suffers from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (als). Hawking was born on January 8, 1942 in Oxford, England. He developed a passion for the sciences and the sky at an early age. His condition started during his final year at the University of Oxford. He was diagnosed with motor neurone disease at 21 while studying cosmology at the University of Cambridge. His 1965 thesis, Properties of expanding universes, was inspired by Roger Penrose. Hawking authored several publications including, A Brief History of Time (1988), On The Shoulders of Giants (2002), and My Brief History (2013). He has received numerous awards including, Adams Prize (1966), Albert Einstein Award (1978) and the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2009. Parts of his life story was depicted in the 2014 biographical film, The Theory of Everything. Stephen Hawking is still alive and his estimated net worth is $20 million.

Stephen Hawking Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Stephen Hawking Age, Birthday, Married

  • Birth Name: Stephen William Hawking
  • Birthday: January 8, 1942
  • How Old : Age: 74 years old
  • Place of Birth: Oxford, England
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
  • How Tall : Height: 5ft 7in (171 cm)
  • Occupation: Physicist, Scientist, Author, Educator
  • Net Worth : Salary: US $20 Million
  • Marriage(s): Jane Wilde, Elaine Mason
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive
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