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What Happened on December 5, 1903

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Cecil Frank Powell

Cecil Frank Powell, English physicist who discovered pion (pi-meson), a subatomic particle (Nobel 1950), born in Tonbridge, England (d. 1969)

1903 Highlights

About December 5, 1903

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 118 years, 1 month and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Sagittarius