Sir William Rowan Hamilton Biography, Birthday, Awards and Family

04/08/1805   -   02/09/1865

Sir William Rowan Hamilton was one of the greatest scientists to be born in Ireland. Check out this biography to know about his childhood, family life, achievements and other facts about his life.

Sir William Rowan Hamilton Biography, Facts and Family

  • Famous: Astronomers
  • Died At Age: 60
  • Sun Sign: Leo
  • Born In: Dublin, Republic Of Ireland
  • Famous As: Physicist, Astronomer And Mathematician
  • Spouse/Ex-: Helen Maria Bayly (m. 1833–1865)
  • Father: Archibald Hamilton
  • Children: William Edwin Hamilton
  • Died On: September 2, 1865
  • Place Of Death: Dublin
  • City: Dublin, Ireland
  • Discoveries/inventions: Icosian Calculus, Quaternions
  • Education:
    1. Trinity College
    2. Dublin
    3. Westminster School
  • Bio: Sir William Rowan Hamilton Was One Of The Greatest Scientists To Be Born In Ireland. Check Out This Biography To Know About His Childhood, Family Life, Achievements And Other Facts About His Life.