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What Happened on February 13, 1910

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Person of interestWilliam Shockley

William Shockley, American physicist who helped invent the transistor (1956 Nobel), who was also known for his racist eugenics views, born in London, England (d. 1989)

Physicist William Shockley
William Shockley

1910 Highlights

About February 13, 1910

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 111 years, 2 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Aquarius