US logician, mathematician, and philosopher, and scientist. Founder of Pragmatism (as a theory of meaning) Pioneer of semiotics, close friend of William James, a philosopher and pioneer in psychology. Logic teacher of the American philosopher, John Dewey. (at Johns Hopkins University) 2.9 / 5 ( ..
French poet and publisher 2.7 / 5 ( ..
1901 – Born on February 28th in Portland, Oregon. American chemist who applied quantum mechanics to the study of molecular structures, particularly in connection with chemical bonding. 1922 – Pauling received his B.S. in chemical engineering at Oregon State Agricultural College (now Oregon State University), Corvallis. 1925 – Became a graduate assistant at the California ..
French security administrator security employee at Ritz Hotel in Paris 1986-1997 died in automobile accident, driving limousine for Dodi al-Fayed and Diana, Princess of Wales 2 / 5 (..
1902 – He was born on the 13th day of December of this year in Colorado Springs. He graduated from Amherst College with a major in biology, leisure and tourism, and philosophy. After Amherst, he entered the London School of Economics, where he was exposed to the work of Harold Laski, R. H. Tawney, BronisBaw ..
1623 – He was born on the 19th day of June of this year in Clermont-Ferrand, France. He Blaise Pascal lost his mother, Antoinette Begon, at the age of three. His father, Étienne Pascal, was a local judge and member of the petite noblesse, who also had an interest in science and mathematics. Blaise Pascal ..
1822 – Louis Pasteur was born on the 27th of December in Jura, France. 1847 – He brought together the principles of crystallography, chemistry and optics. He formulated a fundamental law: asymmetry differentiates the organic world from the mineral world. His work became the basis of a new science called Stereochemistry. 1854 – ..
1864 – Born on February 14th in Harveyville, Pennsylvania. American sociologist noted for his work on ethnic minority groups, particularly African Americans, and on human ecology, a term he is credited with coining. 1887 – Park earned his A.B. at the University of Michigan. 1899-1904 – Received his his A.M. at Harvard, and his Ph.D. ..
1697 – George Parker, 2nd Earl of Macclesfield, born this year. He was celebrated as an astronomer. 1721 – 1732 – Styled Viscount Parker. 1722 – 1727 – He was Member of Parliament for Wallingford, but his interests were not in politics. 1722 – He became a fellow of the Royal Society, and he spent ..
1575 – He was born on this year. 1599 – He received knighthood when with Essex in Ireland. 1601 – He took part in the latter’s rebellion in London, when he was punished by imprisonment and a fine of £8000. 1605 -He received a summons to attend the parliament. 1605 – ..