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What Happened on February 8, 1834

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Person of interestDmitri Mendeleev

Dmitri Mendeleev, Russian chemist and inventor who devised the periodic table of the elements, born in Tobolsk, Russia (d. 1907)

Chemist and Inventor Dmitri Mendeleev
Chemist and Inventor
Dmitri Mendeleev

1834 Highlights

About February 8, 1834

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 186 years, 11 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius