Kerr solution found to describe a spinning black hole (21 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Robert Boyer (?), Richard Lindquist (?), Brandon Carter (1942-) and Roger Penrose (1931-) discover that the Kerr solution describes a spinning black hole

Citation:
Editors. "Kerr solution found to describe a spinning black hole". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 May 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=6664, accessed 10 December 2016.]