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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 ..

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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 ..

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1834 – He was born on the 8th day of November in Berlin. 1861 – He wrote numerous papers on photometry. 1872 – He held the Chair of Astrophysics at Leizpig University. He outspokenly criticized the lithopanspermia hypothesis of William Thomson based on two grounds which are no explanation as to how life arose in ..

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1727 – He was born on the 6th day of December this year in Schwabach, Germany . In spite of his short life, he made a great contribution to anatomy.  1753 – He became director of the Botanic garden of the University of Göttingen.   1755 – He became a professor in the medical faculty.  1757 ..

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  1878 – He was born on the 17th day of November this year in New York City and the son of German immigrants.   1903 – He obtained his doctorate from Columbia University. He also becomes a bacteriologist at Roosevelt Hospital until 1905.   1906 – He developed a medium and a simple method ..

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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) ..

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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 ..

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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 ..

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1946 – He was born on the 26th day of February in Damanhur, Egypt which is 60 km south-east of Alexandria) and raised in Disuq, and received his first degree from the University of Alexandria before moving from Egypt to the United States to complete his PhD at the University of Pennsylvania.   1976 – After ..

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1905 – He was born in Indianapolis, Indiana.   1930 – He earned his PhD in Physics from Harvard University with the thesis Quantum Mechanics of the Formation of Certain Types of Diatomic Molecules.   1945 – He taught at several American universities before working at the Watertown Arsenal during World War II. He taught ..

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