US baseball player National League batting champion 1944 brother of Harry Wal..
1906 – Born 18th of November in New York City. 1927 – He received the degree of Bachelor of Science from Washington Square College of New York University. 1932 – Graduated work in zoology at Columbia University, from which he received the Ph.D. – He was awarded a National Research Council Fellowship in ..
1821 – Born in October 13th in Schivelbein, Pomeranian, Prussia. Rudolf Ludwig Karl Virchow was among the greatest minds in medicine in the 19th century. 1843 – Virchow went on to study at the University of Berlin where he became a medical doctor. 1849 – He was employed as an intern at Charite Hospital in ..
1883 – Born in Lemberg on the 19th of April. 1905 – He published an article on "Zur konstruktiven Infinitesimalgeometrie der ebenen Kurven," in the prestigious Zeitschrift für Mathematik und Physik. 1908 – Mises was awarded a doctorate from Vienna and he received his habilitation from Brünn, to lecture on engineering. 1909 – He was ..
1964 – Voltaire was born in Paris on November 21, 1694. 1704-1711 – Voltaire was educated by Jesuits at the College Louis-le-Grand, where he learned Latin and Greek; later in life he became fluent in Italian, Spanish and English. 1711-1713 – Voltaire studied law. Before devoting himself entirely to writing, Voltaire worked as a secretary ..
Swiss author and unorthodox archaeology theorist proposed alien visitation of Earth in ancient ti..
1668 – Born on the 23rd of June. 1686 – Vico accepted a tutoring position in Vatolla, south of Salerno, that would last for nine years. 1699 – He married a childhood friend, Teresa Destito, and took a chair in rhetoric at the University of Naples. 1710 – Vico is best known for his verum ..
1514 – He was born on the 31st day of Decmber this year in Brussels. 1528 – He entered the University of Leuven (Pedagogium Castrensis) taking arts, but when his father was appointed as the Valet de Chambre in 1532, he decided to pursue a career in medicine at the University of Paris, where ..
US chemist discovered deuterium Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1..
Spanish Basque author and philosop..