Born on 14th March 1879, Died: 18th April 1955
Albert Einstein was one of the most famous scientists we ever saw. He is known as father of modern physics. He is famous for his theory of general relativity. He got Nobel Prize in physics for his contribution to theoretical physics.
Many countries have issued postal stamps in his memory. Here are some of them
Einstein Stamp from Germany
Albert Einstein was born in Germany. This stamp on Einstein was issued by East Germany, also know as Deutsche Demokratische Republik,a country which was created by allies after defeat of Germany.
In 1989 East Germany reunited with West Germany.
This stamp on Einstein was issued by West Germany
Einstien Stamp from Argentina
We all know about Argentina, a country from South America. Argentina issued this stamp in memory of Albert Einstein. The language you see on the stamp is Spanish.
Einstein Stamp by Switzerland
This postal stamp featuring Albert Einstein was issued by Switzerland. This country is also known as Helvetia
Two Einstein Stamps by Israel
Albert Einstein is a subject of pride for Israel, as he was a Jew. Here are the two beautiful stamps on Einstein issued by Israel.
The languages you see on the stamp are Hebrew, Arabic and English
Russian Stamp on Einstein
This is an Einstein stamp from Russia
Einstein Stamp from Italy
Italy, a European country also issued a postal stamp in memory of Albert Einstein.
India's Stamp on Einstein
India had a special relations with Albert Einstein. He admired Indian philosophy and Mahatma Gandhi.
This is a postal stamp portraying Albert Einstein issued by India.
The languages on the stamp are Hindi and English.
Einstein Stamps from United States
Although Albert Einstein was born as a German, he became a US citizen after the rise of Adolf Hitler. Here are the two stamps issued by United States of America.
An Einstein Stamp by British Virgin Islands
British Virgin Islands is a British territory in Caribbean. This small country issued a postal stamp on Albert Einstein.
- First Mahatma Gandhi Stamps India 1948
On the first anniversary of India's freedom, the postal department of India issued a set of 4 stamps featuring Mahatma Gandhi. These stamps were in 4 denominations, 1.5, 3.5 and 12 Anaas*, and 10Rupees. These are the first of the Gandhi stamps ever.
- Mother Teresa Stamps
Mother Teresa was a famous Roman Catholic nun, who worked for orphans, poor and sick people in India and some other countries. She was founder of the renowned institution 'Missionaries of Charity' at Kolkata, India. She was winner of Nobel Prize for
- Mahatma Gandhi Stamps
A lot of postal stamps were issued by India and other major countries portraying Mahatma Gandhi. Here are some of such postal stamps issued by countries other than India.
- Apollo 11 Mission Postage Stamps
A collection of postage stamps on Apollo 11 Mission, issued by United States and other countries
- Stamps Collecting and Philately
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