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Today in Science

February 27th

1899 – Birth of Charles Best, Canadian medical scientist

1904 – Birth of Yulii Borisovich Khariton, Russian physicist

1923 – Birth of David H. Hubel, Canadian neuroscientist, Nobel Prize laureate

1930 – Birth of Paul von Ragué Schleyer, American chemist

1936 – Death of Ivan Pavlov, Russian physiologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

1940 - Martin Kamen and Sam Ruben discovered carbon-14

1942 – Birth of Robert H. Grubbs, American chemist, Nobel Prize laureate

1989 – Death of Paul Oswald Ahnert, German astronomer

1989 – Death of Konrad Lorenz, Austrian zoologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

1998 – Death of George H. Hitchings, American scientist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Comments

  1. #1 Mick
    February 27, 2007

    Pavlov… that name rings a bell.