Enrico Fermi was born, he was born in Italy, Rome.
He graduated with a doctorates in physics in school. After that he went on studying in the university of leiden.
Firmi experements with atoms
He started experementing with atoms and figures something out. He came up with the idea of shooting a neutron into an atom like an arrow. When this happens the atom absorbs the neutron into trhe nucleus and crates isotopes of every element.
Enrico was awarded the nobel prize in physics for creating ways to make nuclear energy.
He immigrates to the united states just in time for the nobel prize and starts working at the university of columbia.
He starts nuclear reactions by making fission reactions by splitting an atom's nucleus to make enormous energy. He did this by splitting one atoms nucleus which can be used to split other nuclei making other atoms split.
The first nuclear reactor was used.
Enrico firmi dies because of cancer at the age of 54.