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Births

1931John Robert Schrieffer, American physicist, Nobel Prize laureate

1941Louis J. Ignarro, American pharmacologist, Nobel Prize laureate

Deaths

1799Pierre Lemonnier, French astronomer

1832Évariste Galois, French mathematician

1910Elizabeth Blackwell, American physician

1976Jacques Monod, French biologist, Nobel laureate

1986 - James Rainwater, American physicist, Nobel laureate

2006Raymond Davis Jr., American physicist, Nobel Prize laureate