1704 – Born in a village called Netherdale, in Yorkshire, in the year 1704. – While still young, he married and settled as a schoolmaster at Netherdale. At Netherdale, he taught himself both Latin and Greek. 1734-1735 – He removed to Knaresborough where he remained as schoolmaster until 1745. 1745 – Daniel Clark, ..
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 ..
1813 – Born on the 5th of August in Orsta, Norway. 1826 – His father, a small peasant-farmer named Ivar Jonsson died. 1831 – He opened an elementary school in his native parish. 1833 – He entered the household of H. C. Thoresen, the husband of the eminent writer Magdalene Thoresen, in Heroy. 1841 – ..