In Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.
Mother Teresa Born: 26 August Uskup (now Skopje), Ottoman Empire (now Republic of Macedonia) Died: 5 September Calcutta, India Residence at the time of the award: India Role: Leader of Missionaries of Charity, Calcutta Field: Humanitarian work
Jean Baptiste Perrin September 1870 – 17 April was a French physicist who verified Albert Einstein’s explanation and confirmed the atomic nature of matter. He was awarded the 1926 Nobel Prize for Physics.
Assistant Professor Chao-Lin Kuo surprises Professor Andrei Linde with evidence that supports cosmic inflation theory. The discovery, made by Kuo and his colleagues at the experiment, represents the first images of gravitational waves, or