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Title -  Heinrich Hertz


Description -  Heinrich Rudolf Hertz (February 22, 1857 - January 1, 1894), German physicist who first conclusively proved the existence of the electromagnetic waves theorized by James Clerk Maxwell's electromagnetic theory of light. The unit of frequency, cycle per second, was named the "Hertz" in his honor.


Description Source -  National Archives


Year -  ca. 1890

Heinrich Hertz, German Physicist and Electromagnetism Pioneer

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