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How old was Niels Bohr when he died?

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How old was Niels Bohr when he died?

Niels Bohr:

Niels Bohr was a renowned Danish physicist who explained the structure of an atom and explained the contradictory behavior of subatomic particles. Bohr also was a scientist who developed the atomic bomb in the Manhattan Project.

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Niels Bohr was 77 years old when he died of heart failure in Copenhagen, Denmark in 1962.

Bohr was born in 1885 in Copenhagen and grew up and studied...

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Neils Bohr: Discovery & Biography

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