Edward Teller

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(academic, scientist)
Edward Teller.jpg
Born1908-01-15
Budapest, Austria-Hungary
Died2003-09-09 (Age 95)
Stanford, California, United States
NationalityHungarian, American
Children2
SpouseAugusta Maria Harkanyi
InterestsPhysics
Director of the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, "the father of the hydrogen bomb".

Career

During the Manhattan Project, Edward Teller headed a group at Los Alamos in the Theoretical Physics division. Teller was a major proponent of the hydrogen bomb.

Jerusalem Conference on International Terrorism

Full article: Rated 3/5 Jerusalem Conference on International Terrorism

In 1979 Teller attended the Jerusalem Conference on International Terrorism and spoke on "The Spectre of Nuclear Terrorism."

Opinions

Teller denounced the Oklahoma Bombing, stating that the official narrative would have been impossible.[citation needed]

15 January 1908|9 September 2003| 

Event Participated in

EventStartEndLocation(s)Description
Jerusalem Conference on International Terrorism2 July 19795 July 1979Israel
Jerusalem
The birthplace of the "War on Terror" doctrine.


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