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Richard Feynman (1918–1988)

Richard Feynman is one of the twentieth century's greatest physicists. He worked on the atomic bomb project and won the Nobel Prize for his work in quantum electrodynamics. He was one of the chief investigators in the Challenger Shuttle disaster. See full bio »

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(age 69) in California, USA

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 1996 Infinity (books "Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!" and "What Do You Care What Other People Think?'")
 1964 The Character of Physical Law (TV Mini-Series documentary)
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 1979 Anti-Clock
The Physicist
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 2001 Coil (writer: "Kargyraa Rap")
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 1962 About Time (TV Movie) (advisor)
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 1964-1988 Horizon (TV Series documentary)
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- The Quest for Tannu Tuva (1988) ... Himself
- The Pleasure of Finding Things Out (1981) ... Himself
- Strangeness Minus Three (1964) ... Himself
 1983 Fun to Imagine (TV Series documentary)
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 1983 Nova (TV Series documentary)
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- The Pleasure of Finding Things Out (1983) ... Himself
 1964 The Character of Physical Law (TV Mini-Series documentary)
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 2015 CERN - Why We Do What We Do (Video documentary)
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 2013 Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy? (Documentary)
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 2011 The Reality of Me (TROM) (Documentary)
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 2010 The End of God? A Horizon Guide to Science and Religion (TV Movie documentary)
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 2010 CERN, or The Factory for the Absolute (Documentary)
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 2008 Nova (TV Series documentary)
Himself, Physicist
- Parallel Worlds, Parallel Lives (2008) ... Himself, Physicist
 2008 Battle for the Beginning (TV Movie documentary)
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 2006 Challenger: The Untold Story (TV Movie documentary)
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 2005 Dan Aykroyd Unplugged on UFOs (Documentary)
Himself - Nobel Prize Winner
 1999 Genghis Blues (Documentary)
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2 Biographical Movies | 2 Portrayals | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Richard P. Feynman
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You can know the name of a bird in all the languages of the world, but when you're finished, you'll know absolutely nothing whatever about the bird... So let's look at the bird and see what it's doing -- that's what counts. I learned very early the difference between knowing the name of something and knowing something. See more »

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Won Nobel Prize in physics (1965). He was considering turning it down. See more »

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