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5 major physcians

William Herschel

1738 - 1822

Discovery of Uranus.

Sigmund Freud:

1856 - 1939

Psychoanalysis.

Marie Curie

1867 - 1934

Radioactivity

Edwin Hubble

1889 - 1953

Hubble sequence

Hans Bethe

1906 - 2005

Nuclear Physics

medical breakthroughs

Elizabeth Blackwell

1821 - 1910

Birth of English-born Elizabeth Blackwell who in 1849 becomes first woman to graduate as a doctor in the U.S. Antislavery activist and campaigner for female education. Died in 1910

Louis Pasteur

1822 - 1895

Birth of Louis Pasteur, French chemist and microbiologist who developed germ theory, dramatically changing the scientifi understanding of disease. Died in1895

Joseph Lister

1827 - 1912

Birth of Joseph Lister, a surgeon who transformed surgical practice in the late 1800s. Lister introduced sterile surgery, using aseptic methods which vastly reduced infection rates. Died 1912

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson

1836 - 1912

Birth of Elizabeth Garret-Anderson, the first woman to qualify as a doctor in England. She opened a school of medicine for women, and paved the way for women's medical in Britain. Died 1917

Robert Koch

1843 - 1910

Birth of Robert Koch, a German bacteriologist whose work forms basis for modern bacteriology. Died in 1910

scientist event

Marie Curie with Pierre Curie find X-ray. he was the first person to discover the existence of infrared radiation. was an Austrian neurologist who became known as the founding father of psychoanalysis. known for providing substantial evidence that many formerly known "nebulae" were actually galaxies beyond the Milky Way.

Richard Jordan Gatling

1818 - 1903

Known for Gatling gun

Marie Curie

1867 - 1934

Marie Curie with Pierre Curie find X-ray. he was the first person to discover the existence of infrared radiation. was an Austrian neurologist who became known as the founding father of psychoanalysis. known for providing substantial evidence that many formerly known "nebulae" were actually galaxies beyond the Milky Way.

The Wright Brothers

1871 - 1948

invention plane

Albert Einstein

1897 - 1955

known for General relativity and special relativity

j. robert oppenheimer

1904 - 1967

Nuclear weapons development