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Births

1423Georg Purbach, German mathematician and astronomer

1814 – Eugène Charles Catalan, Belgian mathematician

1908Hannes Alfvén, Swedish physicist, Nobel Prize laureate

1912Julius Axelrod, American biochemist and Nobel Prize laureate

Deaths

1901Victor D’Hondt, Belgian mathematician

1926Vladimir Steklov, Russian physicist