Sofie Timeline (:

5 Major Scientists

Sigmund Freud

1856 - 1939

People either hated him or loved him because of the theories he used to talk about. He believed that every person has an unconscious feeling that can be discovered through a process called "psychoanalysis."

Max Planck

1858 - 1947

His work on science was so important that when he was doing the "classical physics" ended, he began the "modern physics".

Marie Curie

1867 - 1934

She worked very closely with her husband and they both discoverd two new elements: polonium and radium.

Albert Einstein

1879 - 1955

He was known for his interest in knowing the world around him and science. People also loved him for his down-to-earth sense of humor.

Rosalind Franklin

1920 - 1958

She was known for her work on the molecular structures.

Major Events

Kepler's laws


There are 3 scientific laws describing orbital motion, originally to describe the motion of planets around the sun.

First Marine Hospital

May 3, 1802

The first Marine hospital was authorized to be built in Boston, Mass.

Edwin Hubble


He discovered that the Milky Way is just one of many galaxies.

Information theory


Claude E. Shannon to find fundamental limits on signal processing operations such as compressing data.

John Carew Eccles Death.


Eccles was from Australia, he was awarded one third of the 1963 Nobel Prize in medicine. He won it because of the information he discovered of how nerve cells relay.

Major Medicine Scientists

Sir Isaac Newton

December 25, 1642

He was physicist, mathematician, astronomer, alchemist, and natural philosopher. All 5 in a row.

John B. Gurdon.


He is best known for his research in nuclear transplantation and cloning.

Shinya Yamanaka


Yamanaka worked on how to turn mature cells in mice into stem cells by adding a few genes.

Medical Major Events



In the 18th century, the anti-smallpox vaccine was rediscovered in the west. It had been invented in China by a Taoist monk in the 10th century BC.

Contact Lenses


German ophthalmologist A.E. Fick made the first corneal lenses, now known as contact lenses.

Classifying Blood


Karl Landsteiner introduces the system to classify blood into A, B, AB, and O groups.

The Discovery of AIDS


Both HIV-1 and HIV-2 are believed to have originated in West-central Africa and to have transferred to humans (a process known as zoonosis) in the early 20th century.

The First Cancer Vaccine

April 8, 2008

New York-based company announced that it had received approval for the first cancer vaccine in Russia.

Timeline of Wars

The Sheepeater War

1879 - 1880

Iran-Iraq War

1980 - 1988

Gaza War

2008 - 2009