As one of the most important minds of all time his name has become a universal synonym for genius. Born in Ulm Germany in 1879 Albert Einstein is perhaps best known for his ground-breaking theory of relativity which helped earn him the coveted Nobel Prize in Physics in 1921. However as phenomenal as his professional success was Einstein´s personal life suffered greatly because of his monomaniacal devotion to his work. In this enlightening program learn more about the man behind the theories: from his early years as a passionate young physicist to the acquisition of celebrity status in his adopted country of America. Discover how Einstein became the subject of a federal investigation and why he is considered one of the fathers of the atomic bomb.