• Born date: 1902-08-08
  • Born in: Bristol
  • Death date: 1984-10-20
  • Death in: Tallahassee, Florida
Paul Dirac

Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac OM FRS (/dɪˈræk/ di-RAK; 8 August 1902 – 20 October 1984) was an English theoretical physicist who made fundamental contributions to the early development of both quantum mechanics and quantum electrodynamics.