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Births

1824Paul Broca, French physician

1873Alexis Carrel, French surgeon and biologist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

1906Maria Goeppert-Mayer, German physicist, Nobel Prize laureate

1912Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker, German physicist and philosopher

1914Aribert Heim, Austrian physician

1927Frank Sherwood Rowland, American chemist, Nobel laureate

1943Klaus von Klitzing, German physicist, Nobel Prize laureate

Deaths

1889Maria Mitchell, American astronomer