**Name:**Stephen Hawking**Born:**01/08/1942**Died:**03/14/2018 (76 years old)**Known for:**Hawking radiation, A Brief History of Time, Penrose–Hawking theorems, Bekenstein–Hawking formula, Hawking energy, Gibbons–Hawking ansatz, Gibbons–Hawking effect, Gibbons–Hawking space, Gibbons–Hawking–York boundary term, Thorne–Hawking–Preskill bet**Website:**www.hawking.org.uk

**Stephen William Hawking** CH CBE FRS FRSA (8 January 1942 – 14 March 2018) was an English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, and author who was director of research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology at the University of Cambridge at the time of his death. He was the Lucasian Professor of Mathematics at the University of Cambridge between 1979 and 2009.

**Birth Name:** Stephen William Hawking

**Awards:** Adams Prize, Eddington Medal, Maxwell Medal and Prize, Heineman Prize, Hughes Medal, Albert Einstein Award, Albert Einstein Medal, RAS Gold Medal, Dirac Medal, Wolf Prize, Prince of Asturias Award, Foreign Associate of the National Academy of Sciences, Andrew Gemant Award, Naylor Prize and Lectureship, Lilienfeld Prize, Albert Medal, Copley Medal, Presidential Medal of Freedom, Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics, BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award

**School:** University of Oxford (BA), University of Cambridge (PhD)

**Alias:** Stephen William Hawking

**Birth Place:** Oxford, England, United Kingdom

**Death Place:** Cambridge, England, United Kingdom

**Website:** www.hawking.org.uk

**Source:** Wikipedia

## Stephen Hawking quotes :

However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.

Stephen Hawking

God not only plays dice, He also sometimes throws the dice where they cannot be seen.

Stephen Hawking