Home » Archive by category : Scientist (paged 21)

Category : Scientist

1831 – Born on the 13th of September Greenock,Scotland. 1849 – He was commissioned in the Royal Artillery. 1855 – He became secretary of the Royal Artillery Institution. 1859 – He became Assistant-Inspector of Artillery. 1881 – He was awarded the Order of the Bath. 1900 – He became chairman of Armstrong’s company. 1915 – ..

Read more

1829 – Born on the 11th of June in Geneva, Switzerland. 1854 – He was elected travelling fellow of Magdalene College, Cambridge. 1858 – He was one of the founders of the British Ornithologists’ Union. 1862 – He wrote many books, including Zoology of Ancient Europe. 1865 – He contributed many memoirs to scientific societies. ..

Read more

1642 – Was born at Woolsthorpe Manor in Woolsthorpe on the 4th of January. 1659 – He was to be found at Woolsthorpe-by-Colsterworth, where his mother attempted to make a farmer of him. 1661 – He was ready to matriculate at Trinity College, Cambridge, somewhat older than the other undergraduates because of his interrupted education. ..

Read more

1816 – Born on the 16th of September in Bredwardine, Herefordshire. 1840 – He entered the British Museum as an assistant in the Antiquities Department. 1852 – He left the Museum to become Vice-Consul at Mitylene. 1855 – He declined the regius professorship of Greek at Oxford. 1860 – He was made British consul at ..

Read more

1927 – Born on the 19th of March. 1949 – He was a graduate student at Princeton University. 1954 – He enrolled in a seminar where Oliver Selfridge "described a running computer program". 1956 – He contributed to the Information Processing Language. 1975 – He was awarded the ACM’s A.M. Turing Award. 1992 – He ..

Read more

1822 – Born on the 22nd of December in Windsor, Conn. 1846 – He graduated from Western Reserve University. 1851 – He established his medical practice in Cleveland. 1855 – He joined an exploring expedition under Lieutenant Williamson. 1857 – He acted as geologist to an expedition headed by Lieutenant Ives.         – He was ..

Read more

1864 – Born on the 25th of June in Briesen, West Prussia. 1897 – He studied physics and mathematics at the universities of Zurich, Berlin. 1905 – He established his "New Heat Theorem". 1920 – He received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. 1924 – He became director of the Institute of Physical Chemistry. 1930 – ..

Read more

1933 – Born on the 30th of July.          – She was a key witness for the plaintiffs in McLean v. Arkansas and a supporter of NCSE. 2003 – Died on the 28th of May. 2.6 / 5 ( ..

Read more