Biography

Ernest Rutherford Biography

Ernest Rutherford Biography

Ernest Rutherford was born in Brightwater New Zealand 30th august 1871. This great man was to soon become the leading experimentalist and latter be christened the father of nuclear physics. His iconic image is celebrated together with the likes of great experimentalist Michael Faraday and…

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Chronology

Ernest Rutherford Chronology

1871 Born at Spring Grove (now Brightwater), Nelson Province, New Zealand, 30th Aug 1871. 1877 Family moves to Foxhill, Nelson Province. 1877-83 Attended Foxhill School, Nelson Province. 1883 Family moves to Havelock, Marlborough Sounds. 1883-6 Attended Havelock School. 1883 Baby…

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