Advanced search
 
430 results - showing 1 - 50 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
Ordering 
Day Month Year Event  
15 June -763
Solar Eclipse Observed and Recorded in Assyria

Solar Eclipse Observed and Recorded in Assyria

Featured
Hot
4 July 1054
Supernova Near Star Zeta Tauri - Will be Visible Day & Night for Months

Supernova Near Star Zeta Tauri - Will be Visible Day & Night for Months

Featured
Hot
21 January 1118
Death of Pope Paschal II in Rome

Death of Pope Paschal II in Rome

28 September 1330
Birth of Alchemist Nicolas Flamel

Birth of Alchemist Nicolas Flamel

Hot
15 April 1452
Birth of Leonardo da Vinci - Artist, Humanist, Scientist, Naturalist

Birth of Leonardo da Vinci - Artist, Humanist, Scientist, Naturalist

Featured
19 February 1473
Birth of Nicolaus Copernicus

Birth of Nicolaus Copernicus

Hot
9 March 1497
First Recorded Astronomical Observations by Nicolaus Copernicus

First Recorded Astronomical Observations by Nicolaus Copernicus

Hot
14 December 1546
Birth of Tycho Brahe, Danish Alchenist and Last of the Naked-Eye Astronomers

Birth of Tycho Brahe, Danish Alchenist and Last of the Naked-Eye Astronomers

Featured
22 January 1561
Birth of Francis Bacon in England

Birth of Francis Bacon in England

15 February 1564
Birth of Galileo Galilei

Birth of Galileo Galilei

Featured
Hot
27 December 1571
Death of Johannes Kepler, German Astronomer and Mathematician

Death of Johannes Kepler, German Astronomer and Mathematician

Featured
Hot
27 January 1593
Giordano Bruno's Seven Year Trial Begins

Giordano Bruno's Seven Year Trial Begins

8 February 1600
Vatican Convicts Scholar Giordano Bruno of Heresy

Vatican Convicts Scholar Giordano Bruno of Heresy

Featured
Hot
17 February 1600
Giordano Bruno Burned at the Stake for Heresy

Giordano Bruno Burned at the Stake for Heresy

Featured
Hot
25 August 1609
Galileo Galilei Shows an Early Telescope he has Improved Upon

Galileo Galilei Shows an Early Telescope he has Improved Upon

Hot
7 January 1610
Galileo Galilei First Observes Jupiter's Moons

Galileo Galilei First Observes Jupiter's Moons

28 December 1612
Astronomer Galileo Galilei First to Observe Planet Neptune

Astronomer Galileo Galilei First to Observe Planet Neptune

Featured
26 February 1616
Spanish Inquisition Orders Galileo Galilei to Stop

Spanish Inquisition Orders Galileo Galilei to Stop

Featured
Hot
4 March 1616
Vatican Bans Books Defending Truth of Copernicanism

Vatican Bans Books Defending Truth of Copernicanism

Featured
5 March 1616
Catholic Church, Cardinal Robert Bellarmine Declare Copernicanism False

Catholic Church, Cardinal Robert Bellarmine Declare Copernicanism False

Featured
25 January 1627
Birth of Robert Boyle in England

Birth of Robert Boyle in England

15 November 1630
Death of Johannes Kepler, German Mathematician, Astronomer and Astrologer

Death of Johannes Kepler, German Mathematician, Astronomer and Astrologer

Hot
22 February 1632
Galileo Publishes Book Defending Heliocentrism

Galileo Publishes Book Defending Heliocentrism

Featured
13 February 1633
Galileo to Stand Trial Before Inquisition for Heresy

Galileo to Stand Trial Before Inquisition for Heresy

Featured
Hot
21 June 1633
Galileo Galilei Forced to Denounce His Copernican Ideas

Galileo Galilei Forced to Denounce His Copernican Ideas

8 January 1642
Death of Galileo Calilei in Tuscany

Death of Galileo Calilei in Tuscany

Featured
1 July 1646
Birth of Gottfried Leibniz, German Philosopher & Mathematician

Birth of Gottfried Leibniz, German Philosopher & Mathematician

Featured
Hot
28 April 1686
Isaac Newton's First Volume of Principia is Published

Isaac Newton's First Volume of Principia is Published

Hot
5 July 1687
Isaac Newton Publishes Entire Principia, Explaining Basic Physical Theories & Principles

Isaac Newton Publishes Entire Principia, Explaining Basic Physical Theories & Principles

Featured
31 December 1691
Death of English Scientist and Chemist Robert Boyle

Death of English Scientist and Chemist Robert Boyle

15 April 1707
Birth of Leonhard Euler, Greatest Mathematician in 18th Century

Birth of Leonhard Euler, Greatest Mathematician in 18th Century

Featured
Hot
23 May 1707
Birth of Carolus Linnaeus, Swedish Botanist & Zoologist

Birth of Carolus Linnaeus, Swedish Botanist & Zoologist

Hot
5 March 1734
Death of Franz Anton Mesmer in Germany

Death of Franz Anton Mesmer in Germany

Hot
23 May 1734
Birth of Physician Franz Anton Mesmer

Birth of Physician Franz Anton Mesmer

7 April 1761
Death of English Clergyman Thomas Bayes

Death of English Clergyman Thomas Bayes

Hot
27 May 1766
German Physician Franz Mesmer Publishes Thesis on Magnetism

German Physician Franz Mesmer Publishes Thesis on Magnetism

Hot
23 August 1769
Birth of French Naturalist Georges Cuvier, Founder of Functional Anatomy

Birth of French Naturalist Georges Cuvier, Founder of Functional Anatomy

Hot
2 May 1777
Franz Mesmer Expelled From Practicing Medicine in Vienna

Franz Mesmer Expelled From Practicing Medicine in Vienna

Hot
10 January 1778

Birth of Carl Linnaeus

18 September 1783
Death of Mathematician Leonhard Euler in Russia

Death of Mathematician Leonhard Euler in Russia

Featured
Hot
14 November 1797
Birth of Scottish Geologist Sir Charles Lyell

Birth of Scottish Geologist Sir Charles Lyell

Featured
19 January 1798
Birth of Auguste Comte in France

Birth of Auguste Comte in France

Hot
18 April 1802
Birth of Erasmus Darwin, Grandfather of Charles Darwin

Birth of Erasmus Darwin, Grandfather of Charles Darwin

Hot
2 May 1808
Birth of Emma Wedgwood, Future Wife of Charles Darwin

Birth of Emma Wedgwood, Future Wife of Charles Darwin

Featured
Hot
12 February 1809
Birth of Author Charles Darwin, Author of Evolutionary Theory

Birth of Author Charles Darwin, Author of Evolutionary Theory

Featured
Hot
11 May 1820
HMS Beagle Launched, Will Participate in Three Survey Missions

HMS Beagle Launched, Will Participate in Three Survey Missions

Featured
22 July 1822
Birth of Gregor Mendel, Augustinian Monk Who Researches Genetics

Birth of Gregor Mendel, Augustinian Monk Who Researches Genetics

Featured
Hot
8 January 1823
Birth of Alfred Russel Wallace in Wales

Birth of Alfred Russel Wallace in Wales

Featured
4 May 1824
Birth of Thomas Henry Huxley, Defender of Charles Darwin

Birth of Thomas Henry Huxley, Defender of Charles Darwin

Featured
22 May 1826
HMS Beagle Makes First Voyage

HMS Beagle Makes First Voyage

Hot
 
430 results - showing 1 - 50 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Results per page:
Powered by JReviews

Today's Major Events

Birth of Future Pope John Paul I
Nobel Peace Prize is Awarded to Mother Teresa
During Ramadan, Egyptian Newspaper Runs Six Muhammad Cartoons With No Riots Occurring
Albert Einstein Flees Nazi Germany and Comes to U.S. to Take Appointment at Princeton
Al Capone Convicted of Five Counts of Income Tax Evasion and Failure to File Tax Returns

This Month in Atheist History

William Murray Refuses to Pray at School, Launching Madalyn Murray O'Hair's Famous Legal Case
Madalyn Murray (O'Hair) is Interviewed by a Newspaper About Her Fight Against School Prayer and Bible Reading
Madalyn Murray-O'Hair Opens New American Atheist Center in Austin, Texas
S.E. Cupp: I'd Never Vote for an Atheist President