Niels Bohr discovered the Atom in 1912 in Copenhagen, Denmark
He explained the arrangements on electrons. Niels Bohr discovered the atom in 1912. In 1922 he was awarded the Nobel Prize. 1932 he took up residence in the "House of Honor" reserved for itt most esteemed citizen. He had also assumed that electrons moved around atomic nuclei in certain stable orbits in which no energy was lost.
His mom was apart of a successful Jewish banking clan.
He married Margrethe they had six kids together. One of the kids became a scientist as well.
When Denmark became occupied by Nazis forces the Bohr family escaped to Sweden
He worked for the Manhattan Project in Las Alamos. Where the first Atomic Bomb was being created