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1542 – Born on December 21st in Uttoxeter, Staffordshire on. 1561 – Granted a scholarship and was admitted at the Trinity College, Oxford. 1567 – Earned his Master of Arts degree at the Trinity College, Oxford. 1580 – He quit college and fellowship, retired to Gloucester Hall, and became famous for his knowledge of antiquity, ..

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1838 – Allen was born on July 19, 1838. 1860 – Studied under Louis Agassiz at Harvard University. 1871 – Wrote the scientific book entitled Mammals and Winter Birds of Eastern Florida. 1873 – Became the Head of the Naturalists of the North Pacific Railroad expedition. 1876 – Wrote the scientific book entitled The American ..

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965 – Alhazen was born in Basra, Iraq as Abu Ali Hasan Ibn al-Haitham. 1015-1021 – He wrote his seven volume treatise on optics Kitab al-Manazir which drastically transformed the ancient Greek understanding of vision. Discovered the the laws of refraction, carried out the first experiments on the dispersion of light into its constituent colours. ..

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1892 – Allen was Canyon City, Colorado on May 2, 1892. 1915 – Received his bachelor’s degree from Brown University. 1916 – Received his master’s degree in biology from Brown University. 1918 – Married Marion Pfeiffer. 1919 – Appointed instructor and associate of anatomy at the School of Medicine of Washington University. 1921 – Received ..

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1908 – Hannes Olof Gosta Alfven was born in Norrkoping, Sweden on May 30, 1908. 1934 – He received his PHD from the University of Uppsala and taught physics at both the University of Uppsala and the Nobel Institute for Physics in Stockholm, Sweden. 1937 – He argued about plasma and contributed to astrophysics the ..

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1902 – Alder was born in Prussia, Germany on July 10, 1902. 1922 – Attended and graduated from the University of Berlin with a degree in chemistry. 1926 – Received his Ph.D. at University of Kiel. 1940 – Appointed Professor of Experimental Chemistry and Chemical Technology at the University of Cologne and Director of the ..

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1923 – Albritton was born in Columbus, Ohio. 1938 – Admitted to Swarthmore at the age of fifteen. 1948 – Received his bachelor’s degree from Saint John’s College Annapolis. 1949 – Worked as a teacher at Saint John’s College Annapolis. 1951 – Received his master’s degree at Princeton University. 1955 – Received his Doctor of ..

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1891 – Albright was born in Coquimbo, Chile on May 24, 1891. 1913 – Received his Ph.D from Johns Hopkins University. 1929-1959 – Albright taught and became the director of the American school of Oriental Research at Johns Hopkins. 1921 – Married to Dr. Ruth Norton in Jerusalem. 1923 – Albright made the first significant ..

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1900 – Born on the 8th of March in Hoboken, New Jersey. 1939 – He studied at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and later obtained his Ph.D. in physics at Harvard University.        – He encountered differential equations that he could only solve numerically.        – He envisioned an electro-mechanical computing device that could do much ..

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