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Events

1969Mariner 7 is launched.

Births

1712Claude Bourgelat, French veterinary surgeon

1817Karl Wilhelm von Nägeli, Swiss biologist

1845Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen, German physicist, Nobel Prize laureate

1847Otto Wallach, German chemist, Nobel Prize laureate

1847Otto Wallach, German chemist, Nobel Prize laureate

1857Karl Pearson, English statistician

1897Douglas Hartree, English mathematical physicist

1942John E. Sulston, British chemist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

Deaths

1850Wilhelm Beer, German astronomer

1910Alexander Emanuel Agassiz, American scientist

1923 – Sir James Dewar, Scottish chemist

1967Jaroslav Heyrovský, Czech chemist, Nobel Prize laureate

1998David McClelland, American psychologist

Comments

  1. #1 coturnix
    March 27, 2007

    Wow! Wallach was born twice! His poor mother….

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