The Nobel Prize in Physics 1966
Born: 3 May 1902, Guebwiller, Germany (now France)
Died: 7 January 1984, Bandol, France
Affiliation at the time of the award: École Normale Supérieure, Paris, France
Prize motivation: "for the discovery and development of optical methods for studying Hertzian resonances in atoms"
Field: optical physics
Prize share: 1/1