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Antoine Henri Becquerel (15 December 1852 – 25 August 1908) was a French physicist, Nobel laureate, and the discoverer of radioactivity along with Marie Skłodowska-Curie and Pierre Curie, for which all three won the 1903 Nobel Prize in Physics.


Antoine Henri Becquerel - Physicist, Nobel laureate, and the discoverer of radioactivity.


(Antoine) Henri Becquerel (1852-1908), French physicist. "for his discovery of spontaneous radioactivity"

1903 - Antoine Henri Becquerel – France - "for his discovery of spontaneous radioactivity”. Source Wikipedia.

2.Becquerel's earliest work was concerned with the plane polarization of light, with the phenomenon of phosphorescence and with the absorption of light by crystals (his doctorate thesis).