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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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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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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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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 ..

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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 ..

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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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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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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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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 ..

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