Viktor Hess Demographics:
- Name - Victor or Viktor Francis Hess (pictured in 1912)
- Born - 24 June, 1883
- Death - 17 December, 1964
- Occupation - Physicist
- Nationality - Austrian-American
- Father - Royal forester in Prince Öttingen-Wallerstein's service.
- Austrian physicist.
- Discoverer of cosmic rays.
- Won a half share of the Nobel physics prize in 1936 for work he undertook between 1911-1913.
- Lieben Prize (1919)
- Abbe Memorial Prize
- Abbe Medal of the Carl Zeiss Institute in Jena (1932)
- Nobel Prize in Physics (1936) for discovery of cosmic rays.
1936 - Abbe Medal - Cosmic Rays - Lieben Prize - Nobel Prize - Physics - Victor Francis Hess - Viktor Hess
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