1764 - Death of George Parker, 2nd Earl of Macclesfield, English astronomer
1780 - Birth of Thomas Chalmers, Scottish pastor, social reformer, author, and scientist
1782 - Death of Daniel Bernoulli, Dutch-born mathematician
1834 - Birth of Gottlieb Daimler, German engineer and inventor…
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…
1923 - Insulin first became generally available for use by diabetics.
1452 - Leonardo da Vinci, Italian Renaissance polymath (above)
1552 - Pietro Cataldi, Italian mathematician
1641 - Robert Sibbald, Scottish physician
1707 - Leonhard Euler, Swiss mathematician
1710 - William…
1877 - Asaph Hall discovers Deimos.
1883 - The last quagga (above) dies at the Artis Magistra zoo
1960 - Echo I, the first communications satellite, launched
1977 - The first free flight of the Space Shuttle Enterprise.
1981 - Release of the IBM PC
1990 - Sue, the most complete skeleton…