Hawking died in the early morning of Wednesday at his home in Cambridge, England, a family spokesperson announced. "He was a great scientist and an extraordinary man whose work and legacy will live on for many years", his children Lucy, Robert and Tim said.
They praised his "courage and persistence" and said his "brilliance and humour" inspired people across the world.
Various news outlets, including the Associated Press, Sky News, and the British Broadcasting Company, are reporting that famous physicist Stephen Hawking has died.
Professor Hawking sought to explain some of the most complicated questions of life while himself working under the shadow of a likely premature death.
He completed his doctorate on the origins of the universe, became a research fellow at Caius College and married Wilde in 1965.
He communicated his ideas through an American-accented speech synthesiser after a life-saving tracheotomy in 1985 took away his ability to speak.
He was given only a few years to live after being diagnosed with motor neurone disease in 1963 at the age of 22.
Cardinals free agent WR John Brown to sign with Ravens
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In 1979 he was appointed Lucasian Professor of Mathematics at Cambridge University, where he had moved from Oxford University to study theoretical astronomy and cosmology.
The disease spurred him to work harder but also contributed to the collapse of his two marriages, he wrote in a 2013 memoir My Brief History.
Stephen Hawking, a genius who dedicated his life to unlocking the secrets of the Universe. His 1962 book "A Brief History of Time" became an worldwide bestseller, making him one of science's biggest celebrities since Albert Einstein.
"I try to lead as normal a life as possible, and not think about my condition, or regret the things it prevents me from doing, which are not that many".
The love story between Hawking and Wilde was retold in the 2014 film "The Theory of Everything", which won Britain's Eddie Redmayne the best actor Oscar for his portrayal of the scientist.
In May last year, Hawking warned that humans should leave earth within 100 years if we wanted to survive.
New Jersey is rated 'A-' with a stable outlook by S&P Global Ratings, the second lowest score of all USA states, behind only IL . Murphy said that the savings were "imperceptible" to the average resident. "This budget is a down payment on that future".
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Jesse Lingard is set to be rewarded with a new Manchester United contract worth £100,000-a-week, according to reports. Very interesting - Mourinho actually downplayed his use of the United academy star in his press conference.
Basically, we assumed that Tom and Abby would be walking off, hand-in-hand, into the sunset to forever live happily ever after. Arguably, what made Queer Eye the stunning success that it has become was the Tom episode.
Trump has eyed Energy Secretary Rick Perry as a possible replacement, a person familiar with the matter said. Trump hosted Perry at the White House for lunch Monday, but no formal job offer was made, the source says.
The main objective of the president's visit to San Diego was to look over proposals for his massive border-wall campaign promise. The US President was speaking to military personal in San Diego and explaining his new strategy when this idea was proposed.
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Former UH QB Case Keenum agrees to deal with Broncos
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Canadian, US leaders discuss North American trade
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Kirk Cousins signs lucrative deal with Vikings
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This Is Us finale recap: 'The Wedding'
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Pakistani diplomats, families harassed in India
This chokes the traffic and drivers from other vehicles are seen asking those in the Maruti auto to speed up. This comes days after several complaints of harassment of Indian diplomats in Islamabad .
Packers make deal with defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson
With Wilkerson now in the fold, the Packers have a formidable defensive line that also includes Mike Daniels and Kenny Clark . He will also contribute to the pass rush - Wilkerson recorded double-digit sacks in two of his seven seasons with the Jets.
Titans agree to 4-year deal with RB Dion Lewis
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