French religious historian and scholar 2.7 / 5 ( ..
1846 – Born in New York City on the 10th of February. 1867 – He earned an MD from the College of Physicians and Surgeons. 1875 – After researching pure chemistry at University of Tübingen, Remsen returned to the United States and became a professor at Williams College, where he wrote the popular "Theoretical Chemistry". ..
1851 – He was born this year and raised in Belroi, an unincorporated community in Gloucester County in eastern Virginia’s Middle Peninsula region, to Lemuel Sutton Reed (a Methodist minister) and Pharaba White. 1869 – At the age of 18, he completed the M.D. degree after two year-long sessions at the University of ..
1626 – Born on February 19th in Arezzo, Italy. Italian physician and poet who demonstrated that the presence of maggots in putrefying meat does not result from spontaneous generation but from eggs laid on the meat by flies. 1668 – He disproved spontaneous generation of maggots, by demonstrating absence of maggots on meat protected from ..
1867 – Born on September 29th in Berlin, Prussia. German-Jewish statesman, industrialist, and philosopher who organized Germany’s economy on a war footing during World War I and, after the war, as minister of reconstruction and foreign minister. 1989 – He studied science and philosophy at Berlin University before obtaining his doctorate. 1918 – Wrote the ..
1627 – John Ray was born on November 29th in a smithy at Black Notley near Braintree, Essex. John Ray was an ordained lecturer who lost his university post during a religious persecution, but went on to become a founding figure in British botany and zoology. 1649 – He graduated from Trinity College and became ..
US (Austrian-born) physicist Nobel Prize in Physics 1944 2.8 / 5 ( ..
1834 – Born on the 19th of November in Frankfort-on-the-Oder, Germany. 1858 – Received his Ph. D. at Berlin, previously studied also at Königsberg and at Heidelberg. 1859 – Became privatdocent at Berlin. 1872 – Appointed professor in the University of Würzburg. 1885 – Published also a Geschichte des physicalischen Instituts der Universitüt Heidelberg. 1875-1907 ..
1733 – He was born on the 13th day of March this year at Fieldhead, and lived in the parish of Birstall, six miles from Leeds, in the northern English county of Yorkshire. He learned a variety of languages, both classical and modern, including several Semitic languages. 1751 – He entered Daventry, a school ..
French mathematician and mathematical physicist cousin of Raymond Poincare 2.4 / 5 ( ..