William Shockley Physicist inventor
William Shockley is a 79 years old Physicist inventor William Shockley was born on February 13, 1910 (died on August 12, 1989, he was 79 years old) in as William Bradford Shockley Jr..
Bradford Shockley Jr. was an American physicist and inventor. Along with John Bardeen and Walter Houser Brattain Shockley co-invented the transistor for which all three were awarded the 1956 Nobel Prize in Physics. Shockley's attempts to commercialize a new transistor design in the 1950s and 1960s led to California's Silicon Valley becoming a hotbed of electronics innovation.
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Birth name of William Shockley is William Bradford Shockley Jr.
No, he died on 08/12/1989, 32 years ago. He was 79 years old when he died. Cause of death: prostate cancer. He died in Stanford and buried in Palo Alto .
There are 27 movies of William Shockley:
His first feature film was Showgirls (1995, as Andrew Carver). He was 85 when he starred in this movie. Since 1995, he has appeared in 27 feature films. The last one is Nasty Boys (1989). In this movie, we watched him in the Drug Dealer character .
William Shockley movie characters
The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:
|Andrew Carver||Showgirls (1995)||85|
|Punk Gunslinger||The Adventures of Ford Fairlane (1990)||80|
|Travis McCain||The Gundown (2011)||101|
|Writer||The Gundown (2011)||101|
|Producer||The Gundown (2011)||101|
|Buddy||Dream Lover (1993)||84|
|Producer||Home by Spring (2018)||108|
|Burt Cravage||Home by Spring (2018)||108|
|Richard Hamilton||Howling V: The Rebirth (1989)||78|
|Joe Tison||Last Rampage (2017)||107|
|Beekeeper||Treasure Raiders (2007)||97|
|Jack Sweet||Cat City (2008)||98|
|General George Armstrong Custer||Stolen Women, Captured Hearts (1997)||87|
|Tattoo||Street Asylum (1990)||80|
|CJ Jennings||Born Wild (2012)||102|
|Cage Dalton||Ambush at Dark Canyon (2012)||102|
|Writer||Ambush at Dark Canyon (2012)||102|
|Will||You Can't Say No (2018)||108|
|Jones||Wild League (2019)||109|
|Joe Logan||A Country Christmas (2013)||103|
|Writer||A Country Christmas (2013)||103|
|A Quiet Little Neighborhood, a Perfect Little Murder (1990)||80|
|Jesse Parsons||Hot Bath an' a Stiff Drink (2013)||102|
|Kent Dylan||Welcome to Paradise (2007)||97|
|Axel Porter||Lady Boss (1992)||82|
|Drug Dealer||Nasty Boys (1989)||79|
His first TV Show was Jake and the Fatman (1987).
Awarded IEEE Medal of Honor in 1979 , awarded Wilhelm Exner Medal in 1962 , awarded Holley Medal in 1962 , awarded Comstock Prize in Physics in 1952 , awarded National Inventors Hall of Fame in 1973 ,
William Shockley zodiac sign was aquarius.
Other facts about William Shockley
|AlmaMater||California Institute of Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology|
|Birth name||William Bradford Shockley Jr.|
|Place of death||Stanford|
|KnownFor||Diode, Bipolar junction transistor, Point-contact transistor|
|Cause of death||Prostate Cancer , killed by: prostate|
|Member of||National Academy Of Sciences , start time: 1951-01-01T00:00:00Z|
|Languages spoken, written or signed||English|
|Place of burial||Palo Alto|
|Manner of death||Natural Causes|
|Date of death||1989-08-12T00:00:00Z|
|Commons Creator page||William Shockley|
|Field of work||Semiconductor Physics|
|Sex or gender||Male|
|Member of political party||Republican Party|
|Country of citizenship||United Kingdom|