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What Happened on September 13, 1845

Historical Events


InventionScientific Discovery

English chemist Michael Faraday discovers the 'Faraday effect', the influence of a magnetic field on polarized light

Scientist and Inventor Michael Faraday
Scientist and Inventor
Michael Faraday

1845 Highlights

About September 13, 1845

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 175 years, 4 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo