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21 August 2009

Niels Bohr was born here on October 7, 1885

Ved Stranden 14

Niels Bohr was born here on October 7, 1885 

Niels Bohr was born here on October 7, 1885, when it was still the home of the Adler family, his maternal grandparents. A plaque on the building's facade records that Niels Bohr was born there:

I DETTE HUS FØDTES ATOMFYSIKEREN NIELS BOHR 7.10.1885.

It was unveiled in October 1960 on the occasion of Bohr's 75th birthday.

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