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1915 – Born on the 24th of March in Berlin. 1942 – He authored the book, "Introduction to the Theory of Relativity". 1968 – Published the book, "The Riddle of Gravitation". 2002 – He died on the 19th of October in Seatt..

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1700 – He was born on the 8th day of February this year in Basel, Switzerland.   1724 – He was a contemporary and intimate friend of Euler. He went to St. Petersburg in this year as professor of mathematics, but did not like it there. His earliest mathematical work was the Exercitationes (Mathematical Exercises), ..

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1887 – Frank Albert Benford, Jr. was born on the 29th of  May at Johnstown, Pennsylvania. 1910 – He graduated from the University of Michigan. 1948 – Benford worked for General Electric. 1937 – Benford is also known for having devised an instrument for measuring the refraction index of glass. 1938 – Discoverer and eponym ..

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1941 – Born on the 30th of January in Mobile, Alabama. 1963 – He received a Bachelor of Science in physics from University of Oklahoma in Norman, Oklahoma. 1965 – Master of Science from the University of California, San Diego.          – Gregory Benford’s first professional sale was the story "Stand-In" in Magazine of ..

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1899 – Born on the 3rd of June in in Budapest, Hungary.          – He went to school in Budapest, Istanbul, Munich, and Zürich. 1926 – Studied chemistry in Berne and received his PhD from the University of Budapest.          – Békésy worked for the Hungarian Post Office, where he did research on ..

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1928 – Born on the 28th of June in Belfast, Northern Ireland. 1948 – Graduated in experimental physics at the Queen’s University of Belfast. 1960 – Discoverer and eponym of Bell’s inequality. 1964 – He spent at Stanford University, the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Brandeis University, he wrote a paper entitled "On the Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen Paradox" ..

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1950 – Born on the 16th of May in Neuenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. 1968 – He started his studies in Mineralogy at the University of Münster. 1982 – Hired by IBM to work in their Zurich laboratories. 1983 – He and Müller began a systematic study of the electrical properties of ceramics. 1986 – Succeeded ..

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1923 – Born on the 27th of November in Buffalo, New York.          – He attended the University of Buffalo for two years before joining the U.S. Army Air Force as an instructor in aerial photography. 1947 – He then returned to Buffalo to receive his B.S. and then to the University of Illinois. ..

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1711 – Laura Maria Caterina Bassi is a Italian physicist was born 31st of October. 1732 – Appointed professor of anatomy at the University of Bologna. 1733 – The 1st woman to occupy physics chair at any university (University of Bologna). 1734 – Chairman of philosophy in the University of Bologna. 1738 – She married ..

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1922 – Nikolay Gennadiyevich Basov was born on 14th of December in the small town of Usman near Voronezh. 1941 – Basov was called up for military service and directed to the Kuibyshev Military Medical Academy. 1943 – Left the Academy with the qualification of a military doctor’s assistant. 1945 – Entered the Moscow Institute ..

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