After voting in the £50 Note Zone, it’s time to tell the Bank of England what you think:
Vote for me to be on the note because I discovered the mathematics of blackholes and what that means for the evolution of our Universe. I also helped inspire a new generation of scientists!
1942 - 2018
Professor of Mathematics, Author
Studying the Universe, A Brief History of Time
Maths, Theoretical Physics, Cosmology
Vote for me:
How would you describe yourself in 3 words?
Brilliant, Imaginative, Witty
Tell us something people might not know about me?
I was part of my universities rowing team. I didn’t actually row though, I was the coxswain (the person who controls the steering and stroke rate).
You may also remember me from...
I’m also the really smart guy in the mobilized-wheelchair and the computer voice. I appeared on many tv shows, interviews, and even for charity events like comedy relief!
I'm being championed by:
Ryan Cutter and Lydia