Einstein’s crazy hair was his "middle fingers up" to societal norms like grooming. Albert also refused to wear socks.
Stripes on garments first appeared in the Medieval times. During that era, only prisoners and criminals, were seen wearing a black and white striped garment. During the '60s and '70s, stripes became more mainstream but were still seen as a symbol of rebellion.
Mileva was Albert’s first wife, a genius Physicist in her own right.
Serotonin molecule "A calm and modest life brings more happiness than the pursuit of success combined with constant restlessness." While in Tokyo Al didn’t have money to tip a Bellman. He wrote this “tip” on a piece of paper and gave it to the young man. The Bellman’s descendant recently sold the piece of paper for $1.6 million.
Little known fact, Albert loved the ladies - he had “chemistry” with many women.
Many of Albert’s theories were doubted and disputed by other great minds of the time. He once said “I believe in intuitions and inspirations. I sometimes feel that I am right. I do not know that I am.”
Albert was a pacifist, as a Jewish German, he was once referred to as “not yet hanged” by the Nazi regime. He became a refuge in the United States during World War II. He became a strong voice against racism and nationalism.
Einstein’s second wife was also his first cousin.
Although his theories led to the science behind the atomic bomb Albert became a central figure in the fight to curtail the use of the atom bomb.
You new here? This is Albert’s most famous equation.
The element on his left arm is Al for aluminum, but also “Al” for his name. The weight of this element is his birth year. 1879.
Nerd /nərd/one slavishly devoted to intellectual or academic pursuits. Update: Nerds rule the world. Never underestimate a nerd.
The symbol for a “bright idea”. Thomas Edison first patented the light bulb the same year Albert was born, 1879.