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What Happened on November 12, 1841

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John William Strutt

John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh, English physicist and discoverer of argon (Nobel Prize 1904), born in Maldon, Essex, England (d. 1919)

1841 Highlights

About November 12, 1841

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 180 years, 2 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio