Famous Pakistani Scientists

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 1 Abdus Salam

Abdus Salam.
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Famous As: Theoretical Physicist
Birthdate: January 29, 1926
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Sahiwal
Died: November 21, 1996

Abdus Salam was a Pakistani theoretical physicist who became the first Pakistani to be honored with the Nobel Prize in Physics. He was also the second person from an Islamic country to receive any Nobel Prize. He won the award in 1979 for his work concerning the electroweak unification theory. Salam played a major role in popularizing physics in Pakistan.

 2 Aafia Siddiqui

Aafia Siddiqui.
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Famous As: Neuroscientist
Birthdate: March 2, 1972
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Karachi
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 3 Arfa Karim

Arfa Karim.
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Famous As: Computer scientist
Birthdate: February 2, 1995
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ram Diwali
Died: January 14, 2012

 4 Pervez Hoodbhoy

Pervez Hoodbhoy.
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Famous As: Physicist, Teacher
Birthdate: July 11, 1950
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Karachi

 5 Munir Ahmad Khan

Munir Ahmad Khan.
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Famous As: Physicist, Engineer, Theoretical physicist
Birthdate: May 20, 1926
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kasur
Died: April 22, 1999

 6 Ishrat Hussain Usmani

Ishrat Hussain Usmani
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Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: April 15, 1917
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New Delhi, India
Died: June 17, 1992