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1861 – He was born this year at Richmond, Indiana. He was a notable anthropologist who lived for several years among the Cherokee. 1885 – He became connected with the Bureau of American Ethnology at Washington, D.C. He compiled a tribal list containing 3,000 titles. 1890 – His most notable work was his ..
French lawyer and political philosopher developed concept of checks and balances wrote "The Spirit of the Laws" 1748 2.4 / 5 ( ..
1793 – Mitchell was born on August 19th in Washington, Connecticut. Elisha was a native of Connecticut, student and tutor at Yale College, botanist, geologist and Presbyterian minister. 1813 – Mitchell’s diary, begun at Yale and kept irregularly while he was teaching at various places in the North, containing mainly religious reflections and slight personal ..
1818 – Born on August 1st in Nantucket, Massachussetts. The first professional woman astronomer in the United States. 1936 – She worked as a librarian in the Nantucket Atheneum during the day (often acting as an informal teacher) and became a regular observer of the skies at night. 1847 – In October, Mitchell succeeded in ..
Southern Rhodesian politician prime minister of Southern Rhodesia 1927-1933 2.4 / 5 (..
1916 – Born on the 27th of August in Waco, Texas. 1939 – Mills graduated from the University of Texas at Austin. 1941 – Received his Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. 1946 – He took a faculty position at Columbia University. 1948 – The New Men of Power: America’s Labor Leaders studies the Labor ..
US physicist demonstrated quantization of electric charge and determined charge of electron de facto president of California Institute of Technology 1921-1945 discovered cosmic rays 1925 Nobel Prize in Physics 1923 2.7 / 5 (..
1863 – kelly Miller born on the 23rd of July in South Carolina.He was a leading African-American intellectual for more than half a century, and the first African-American to attend the Johns Hopkins University. 1886 – Graduatied from Howard University. 1887 – 1889 – He was admitted to the graduate program in Johns Hopkins University’s ..
1910 – Born on the 4th of July, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S. 1936 – Receiving a Ph.D. from Harvard University. 1938 – His first work in the sociology of science, Science, Technology and Society in Seventeenth Century England. 1939 – He next served on the faculty of Tulane University. 1941 – Appointment at Columbia University. 1946 ..