Einstein was born in Ulm, Kingdom of Württemberg, German Empire. He died in Princeton, New Jersey.
It's hard to imagine someone as familiar as Einstein as a child. The well-kept teenager was actually a bit of a rebel at school!
Mileva Marić was Einstein's first wife (married 1903; divorced 1919). They had three children together.
This famous picture was taken by Arthur Sasse. The photographer was trying to get Einstein to smile, but got a tongue stuck out at him instead!
The man standing next to Einstein is Charlie Chaplin. The two became friends, with Einstein appearing at the premier of Chaplin's movie, City Lights (1931).
The first yellow arrow points to Einstein; the second yellow arrow is pointed at fellow genius Nikola Tesla, famous for his work in electrical engineering.
Einstein worked with J. Robert Oppenheimer on the Manhattan Project - to produce nuclear weapons.
Einstein was a big fan of Mozart and was praised for his skill with playing the music of Beethoven.
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