Joseph John Thomson

By Quint Eikner and Kadley Harmon

Claim to Fame

J.J. Thompson is famous for the plum pudding atom diagram.
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Life and achievements

He was an English physicist, born on December 18, 1856, and died 1940. He was given th Nobel prize in physics, a royal medal, the Copley medal, the Elliot cresson medal, the Hughes Medal, the Franklin medal, and a Faraday medal. He went to the university of Manchester and the University of Cambridge
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Discoveries

JJ Thomson discovered the electron by using a cathode ray tube to study electricity
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