1993 - The web browser Mosaic version 1.0 is released.
1692 - James Stirling, Scottish mathematician
1876 - Robert BÃ¡rÃ¡ny, American physician, Nobel laureate
1884 - Otto Rank, Austrian psychologist
1891 - Harold Jeffreys, English astronomer
1904 - Robert Oppenheimer, American…
1638 - Frederik Ruysch, Dutch physician and anatomist
1749 - Pierre Simon de Laplace, French mathematician and astronomer
1754 - Baron Jurij Vega, Slovenian mathematician, physicist, and artillery officer
1769 - William Smith, English cartographer (see above) and "Father of…
1921 - Researchers at the University of Toronto led by biochemist Frederick Banting announce the discovery of the hormone insulin.
1733 - Jeremiah Dixon, English surveyor and astronomer
1833 - Thomas George Bonney, English geologist
1848 - LorÃ¡nd EÃ¶tvÃ¶s, Hungarian physicist
1826 - Samuel Morey patents the internal combustion engine.
1578 - William Harvey, English physician who described the flow of blood though the human body (see above)
1776 - Sophie Germain, French mathematician
1856 - Acacio Gabriel Viegas, Indian physician
1865 - Richard Adolf…