Ernest Rutherford

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English: Ernest Rutherford, 1st Baron Rutherford of Nelson, (August 30, 1871 - October 19, 1937), called the "father" of nuclear physics, pioneered the orbital theory of the atom notably in his discovery of Rutherford scattering off the nucleus with his gold foil experiment.
Deutsch: Sir Ernest Rutherford, 1. Baron Rutherford of Nelson, (* 30. August 1871 in Brightwater bei Nelson/Neuseeland; † 19. Oktober 1937 in Cambridge) war ein britischer Atomphysiker.