1737 – Born on the 9th of September.
1764 – He married the only daughter of a professor at the University of Bologna.
1772 – Galvani became president of the university.
1766 – Galvani began investigating the action of electricity upon the muscles of frogs.
1783 – According to popular version of the story, Galvani dissected a frog at a table where he had been conducting experiments with static electricity, Galvani’s assistant touched an exposed sciatic nerve of the frog with a metal scalpel, which had picked up a charge.
1798 – Died on the 4th of December in Bologna.