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1865 – The birth of an Audtrian-German chemist on the 1st day of April this year in Vienna. He was brought up by his mother after his father’s early death in 1880.   1893 – He went back to Munich; he started as an assistant professor in Graz. During his work in Graz he accomplished his ..

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1925 – Born 12th of March in Lackawanna, New York. 1943-1946 – Served in the U. S. Army in the 102nd Infantry Division in the Central Europe/Rhineland Campaigns.          – Attained the rank of Staff Sergeant – Battalion Aid Station. He was awarded a Bronze Star with Oak Leaf Cluster (twice), Purple Heart with Oak ..

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1838 – He was born on the 20th day of March at Bonn.    1861 – He was educated in his native town, and graduated Ph.D. at the university.   1863 – He became professor of geology in Vienna, but in early years he was engaged in teaching geology and mineralogy.   1868 – He ..

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1839 – He was born on the 25th day of September at Bahlingen in Baden.  1863 – He became teacher of geology and mineralogy in the polytechnic at Karlsruhe, and three years later he succeeded Oppel as professor of palaeontology in the University of Munich.  1870 – He was appointed to the geological professorship, and ..

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1727 – He was born on the 6th day of December this year in Schwabach, Germany . In spite of his short life, he made a great contribution to anatomy.  1753 – He became director of the Botanic garden of the University of Göttingen.   1755 – He became a professor in the medical faculty.  1757 ..

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  1878 – He was born on the 17th day of November this year in New York City and the son of German immigrants.   1903 – He obtained his doctorate from Columbia University. He also becomes a bacteriologist at Roosevelt Hospital until 1905.   1906 – He developed a medium and a simple method ..

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1834 – He was born on the 8th day of November in Berlin. 1861 – He wrote numerous papers on photometry. 1872 – He held the Chair of Astrophysics at Leizpig University. He outspokenly criticized the lithopanspermia hypothesis of William Thomson based on two grounds which are no explanation as to how life arose in ..

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1130 – He was born on October 18th in Yuxi, Fujian province, China. One of China’s most influential philosophers, Zhu Xi recast Confucius’s teachings in more than 100 works, including commentaries on most of the Confucian classics.          – His extensive commentaries established the Four Books (the Analects, the Mengzi, the Daxue (Great Learning) ..

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1905 – He was born in Indianapolis, Indiana.   1930 – He earned his PhD in Physics from Harvard University with the thesis Quantum Mechanics of the Formation of Certain Types of Diatomic Molecules.   1945 – He taught at several American universities before working at the Watertown Arsenal during World War II. He taught ..

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1865 – Born in Zonnemaire, a small village in the isle of Schouwen, Zeeland, The Netherlands; birth of a Dutch physicist  1885 – He studied at Leyden University  1890 – He was appointed as an assistant of Lorentz and became involved in an extensive research. 1892 – Came up with his first treatise Mesures relatives du ..

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