A person who was wheelchair-bound and largely unable to speak, the brightest star in the firmament of science Stephen Hawking who was famous for his work with Big Bang Theory and Black-holes has died aged 76. On Wednesday morning 14-03-2018 family released a statement which confirmed his death at his home in Cambridge.
Life of Stephen Hawking
Hawking was born on 8 January 1942in Oxford (England) to Frank and Isobel Hawking. His father was a doctor by profession and mother was ahouse wife. Hawking began his schooling in London. At the age of 17 he took admission in Oxford University. He was a very bright student with keen interest in science. At the age of 21 while studying cosmology he was diagnosed with Neuron Motor Disease. Motor neuron diseases are a group of conditions that cause the nerves in the spine and brain to progressively lose function.
Due to the disease soon Hawking bounded with wheelchair and was not able to move, walk and even talk. Only his few fingers were in movement. But his brain was working very well and his interest towards science and enthusiasm he become a great Scientist who helped to make science accessible to everyone. Although he was not able to speak but he communicate through speech synthesizer that allowed him to speak in a computerized voice with an American accent.
Glory of Stephen Hawking’s Life:-
Stephen Hawking life was incredible. He was called Einstein. Hawking was a cosmologist, astronomer, mathematician and author of numerous books including the landmark “A Brief History of Time,” which has sold more than 10 million copies. He was a great scientist in the history of science. Along with this he was and he is such an inspiration for those people who face challenge due to their physical disabilities.
We Remember you in Always:-
Hawking’s children, Lucy, Robert and Tim, said in a statement: “We are deeply saddened that our beloved father passed away today. He was a great scientist and an extraordinary man whose work and legacy will live on for many years. His courage and persistence with his brilliance and humor inspired people across the world. He once said: ‘It would not be much of a universe if it wasn’t home to the people you love. ”We will miss him forever.”
Whole world is in sorrow for a great loss. May he rest in peace.