John Joly

About John Joly

Birth Day: November 1, 1857
Birth Place: Ireland

John Joly

John Joly was born on November 1, 1857 in Ireland. Renowned for his pioneering use of radiation therapy to treat cancer, this late 19th and early 20th-century physicist and geologist is also remembered for his groundbreaking radium dating method of investigating geological data.
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As per our current Database, John Joly has been died on Dec 8, 1933 (age 76).

🎂 John Joly - Age, Bio, Faces and Birthday

When John Joly die, John Joly was 76 years old.

Popular As John Joly
Occupation Geologist
Age 76 years old
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Born November 1, 1857 (Ireland)
Birthday November 1
Town/City Ireland
Nationality Ireland

🌙 Zodiac

John Joly’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio-born are passionate and assertive people. They are determined and decisive, and will research until they find out the truth. Scorpio is a great leader, always aware of the situation and also features prominently in resourcefulness. Scorpio is a Water sign and lives to experience and express emotions. Although emotions are very important for Scorpio, they manifest them differently than other water signs. In any case, you can be sure that the Scorpio will keep your secrets, whatever they may be.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

John Joly was born in the Year of the Snake. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Snake are seductive, gregarious, introverted, generous, charming, good with money, analytical, insecure, jealous, slightly dangerous, smart, they rely on gut feelings, are hard-working and intelligent. Compatible with Rooster or Ox.

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About

Renowned for his pioneering use of radiation therapy to treat cancer, this late 19th and early 20th-century Physicist and Geologist is also remembered for his groundbreaking radium dating method of investigating geological data.

Before Fame

After earning an engineering degree from Trinity College, Dublin, he began teaching in the college's Geology and Mineralogy department.

Trivia

Apart from his geological work, he invented the Joly Colour process of color photography.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Bracknagh, Ireland. His cousin, Charles Jasper Joly, was a notable nineteenth-century Astronomer.

Associated With

He collaborated with nuclear Physicist Ernest Rutherford on a 1913 geologic investigation that proved the Devonian period to have been at least 400 million years in the past.

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