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Galileo Galilei

1581

Galileo has been called the "father of modern observational astronomy", the "father of modern physics", the "father of science", and "the Father of Modern Science".

Johannes Kepler

1594

In 1594, Kepler came up with the measurements for the orbits of the planets, which was actually wrong abd assumed were circular. Later, he figured out the planetary orbits are elliptic.

Charles Darwin

October 2, 1836

Charles Darwin's theory on evolution was based all life descended from ancestor's.

Louis Pasteur

April 20, 1862

Louis was known to the public for inventing a method to treat milk and wine in order to prevent it from causing sickness, a process that came to be called pasteurization

Neils Bohr

1950

Made foundational contributions to understanding atomic structure and quantum mechanics. He developed the model of the atom with the nucleus at the center and electrons in orbit around it, which he compared to the planets orbiting the Sun.

Medical Scientists

Elizabeth Blackwell

1821

First female doctor.

Sir Frederick Banting

1891

Discovery of insulin.

Willem J. Kolff

1911

Pioneer of artifical organs.

Denton A. Cooley

1920

Pioneer of heart transplants.

Ian Wilmut

1944

Pioneer of cloning.

Wars

Greek War of Independance

1821 - 1832

Texas Revolution

1835 - 1836

First Opium War

1839 - 1842

American Civil War

1861 - 1865

Second Boer War

1899 - 1902

Boxer Rebellion

1899 - 1901

Mexican Revolution

1910 - 1921

Chinese Civil War

1927 - 1949

Korean War

1950 - 1953