Albert Einstein
Nobel Prize

For what did Albert Einstein win the Nobel Prize?

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March 17, 2009 12:27AM

Einstein won the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1921 for his work on the photoelectric effect.

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"for his services to Theoretical Physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect"

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