Stranger Fruit

Today in Science (0314)

Events

1942 – John Bumstead and Orvan Hess became the first in the world to successfully treat a patient, Anne Miller, using penicillin.

Births

1835 – Giovanni Schiaparelli, Italian astronomer

1854 – Paul Ehrlich, German scientist and Nobel Prize laureate

1862 – Vilhelm Bjerknes, Norwegian physicist

1879 – Albert Einstein, German-born physicist and Nobel Prize laureate

Deaths

1995 – William Alfred Fowler, American physicist and Nobel Prize laureate

Comments

  1. #1 Evan Berkowitz
    March 14, 2008

    … and it’s Pi Day!

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