Today – March 14

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Today’s Memorable Events

  • 14 Mar 1783 – Treaty of Paris ends American Revolution

Notable U. S. Birthday (Immigrated)

Albert Einstein – Eminent physicist best known for his theory of relativity.

English: Albert Einstein Français : Portrait d...
English: Albert Einstein Français : Portrait d’Albert Einstein (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Albert Einstein (14 March 1879 – 18 April 1955) was a German-born theoretical physicist. He is best known for his theory of relativity and specifically mass–energy equivalence, expressed by the equation Emc2. Einstein received the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics “for his services to Theoretical Physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect.”

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World War Cycle – The Gilded Age – First Turning, High (1866-1885)

Missionary Generation – Prophet (Idealist) (1860-1882)


Notable Foreign Birthday

Wilhelm Bjerknes – Founder of modern weather forecasting.

Vilhelm Bjerknes, father of modern meteorology.
Vilhelm Bjerknes, father of modern meteorology. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Vilhelm Friman Koren Bjerknes FRS (14 March 1862 – 9 April 1951) was a Norwegian physicist and meteorologist who did much to found the modern practice of weather forecasting.

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U. S. Contemporaries: World War Cycle – Missionary Generation – Prophet (Idealist) (1860-1882)

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