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1938 – Born in Aarberg, Switzerland on the 4th of October. 1964 – Wüthrich was educated in chemistry, physics, and mathematics at the University of Berne before pursuing his Ph.D. under the direction of Silvio Fallab at the University of Basel. 1965 – He continued post-doctoral work with Fallab for a short time before leaving ..

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1503 – Birth of English diplomat and poet. 1516 – Served under Henry VIII as ‘Sewer Extraordinary’.         – Studied at St John’s College of the University of Cambridge. 1521 – Married Elizabeth Brooke. 1527 – Captured by the armies of Emperor Charles V after Rome’s capture. 1535 – Knighted. 1536 – Imprisoned in the ..

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1770 – Born in Cockermouth, Cumberland   1778 – he was sent to Hawkshead grammar school   1787-1791 – saw again his sister Dorothy during the summer of 1787 – stayed at St. John’s College, Cambridge   1791 – went to France where he met Annette Vallon   1793-1798 – traveled to the south of ..

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1170 – Wolfram von Eschenbach, born in Wehlenberg, Germany. He was a German knight and poet, regarded as one of the greatest epic poets of his time. As a Minnesinger, he also wrote lyric poetry. 1220 – Died this ye..

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1791 – Born on the 14th of December in Dublin, Ireland. 1817 – “Burial of Sir John Moore”, Commemorating the commander of the British forces at the Battle of Corunna during the Peninsular War, is one of the best known funeral elegies in English. 1871 -Wolfe attended Trinity College, Dublin, was ordained, and held curacies ..

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