1130 – He was born on October 18th in Yuxi, Fujian province, China. One of China’s most influential philosophers, Zhu Xi recast Confucius’s teachings in more than 100 works, including commentaries on most of the Confucian classics. – His extensive commentaries established the Four Books (the Analects, the Mengzi, the Daxue (Great Learning) ..
1882 – He was born on the 15th day of January this year in Zwietniki, Poland. He studied in Geneva, Zurich and Paris and obtained his PhD at the Jagiellonian University in Kraków. He also taught and wrote in Poland and the United States. 1914 – He came to Chicago in the United States. 1918 ..
1838 – He was born on the 20th day of March at Bonn. 1861 – He was educated in his native town, and graduated Ph.D. at the university. 1863 – He became professor of geology in Vienna, but in early years he was engaged in teaching geology and mineralogy. 1868 – He ..
1839 – He was born on the 25th day of September at Bahlingen in Baden. 1863 – He became teacher of geology and mineralogy in the polytechnic at Karlsruhe, and three years later he succeeded Oppel as professor of palaeontology in the University of Munich. 1870 – He was appointed to the geological professorship, and ..
1898 – He was born in Helsa near Kassel in Germany, on the 26th day of November this year. 1920 – He graduated under Prof. von Auwers at the University of Marburg/Lahn. 1922 – He was married to Maria Kurtz. 1923 – He was qualified as a lecturer. He spent 10 years as a lecturer ..
1954 – Philip Zimmermann, was born on the 12th day of February in Camden, New Jersey. He Creator of the popular PGP encryption software. 1978 – He received a B.S. degree in computer science from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton. 1995 – He was named by the Newsweek as one of the "Net ..
1865 – The birth of an Audtrian-German chemist on the 1st day of April this year in Vienna. He was brought up by his mother after his father’s early death in 1880. 1893 – He went back to Munich; he started as an assistant professor in Graz. During his work in Graz he accomplished his ..
1925 – Born 12th of March in Lackawanna, New York. 1943-1946 – Served in the U. S. Army in the 102nd Infantry Division in the Central Europe/Rhineland Campaigns. – Attained the rank of Staff Sergeant – Battalion Aid Station. He was awarded a Bronze Star with Oak Leaf Cluster (twice), Purple Heart with Oak ..
1865 – Born in Zonnemaire, a small village in the isle of Schouwen, Zeeland, The Netherlands; birth of a Dutch physicist 1885 – He studied at Leyden University 1890 – He was appointed as an assistant of Lorentz and became involved in an extensive research. 1892 – Came up with his first treatise Mesures relatives du ..
78 – Born in Shiqiao of Nanyang, Henan Province, China. Zhang Heng, also known as Pingzi, a Chinese astronomer, geographer, and mathematician. 90 – He was an accomplished writer at twelve. 94 – At sixteen, he left home to pursue his study in the capital cities. He published several well recognized literary writings. 108 – ..