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Pierre Curie

Pierre Curie (b) 1859 (d)1906 age 46 Pierre Curie died in an accident in Paris, France, on April 19, 1906. Curie lost his footing while crossing the street and fell beneath the wheels of a horse-drawn vehicle, suffering a fatal … Continue reading

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Joseph Lister

Joseph Lister, 1st Baron Lister, OM, PC, PRS, known between 1883 and 1897 as Sir Joseph Lister, Bt (B) 1827, Upton House, Newham (D) 1912, Walmer, United Kingdom age 85 He was a British surgeon and a pioneer of antiseptic … Continue reading

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David Gaub McCullough

David Gaub McCullough Born: July 7, 1933 (age 85 years), Pittsburgh, PA He is an American author, narrator, popular historian, and lecturer. He is a two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award and a recipient of … Continue reading

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Joseph Jastrow

Joseph Jastrow 1863-1944 age 81 He was a Polish-born American psychologist, noted for inventions in experimental psychology, the design of experiments, and psycho-physics. He also worked on the phenomena of optical illusions. He was born in Warsaw, Poland from 1888 … Continue reading

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson 1803-1882 age 79 Quote: “Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail” He was an American essayist, lecturer, philosopher, and poet who led the transcendentalist movement … Continue reading

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