Month → April

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Apr

April 15, 1896 – Birth of Nikolai Semyonov, great physicist, chemist, mathematician, and Nobel Prize winner

15
Apr

April 15 - World Art Day

16
Apr

April 16, 1958 – Death of Rosalind Franklin imaged DNA by X-ray diffraction

17
Apr

April 17, 1933 – Death of Harriet Brooks, first Canadian-born nuclear physicist, known for her research on nuclear transmutations and radioactivity

17
Apr

April 17, 1942 – Death of Jean Perrin, his discoveries settling a century-long dispute

18
Apr

April 18, 1955 - Death of Albert Einstein

19
Apr

Glenn T. Seaborg, Nobel Prize in Chemistry, born April 19, 1912

19
Apr

Pierre Curie, a life cut short on April 19, 1906

20
Apr

April 20, 1902 the Curies Isolate Radium

21
Apr

21 de abril de 1995 - Los restos del matrimonio Curie se trasladan al Panteón de Ilustres de París (Francia)

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Apr

April 24, 1960 – Death of Max von Laue, Nobel Prize in Physics for his discoveries on X-ray diffraction

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Apr

April 24, 1968 - Death of Elizaveta Karamichailova, pioneer of early 20th-century nuclear physics