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December 14, 1909 in History

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Birthdays in History

  • Edward L Tatum, American molecular geneticist and biochemist (Nobel Prize 1958), born in Boulder, Colorado (d. 1975)

Deaths in History

  • Leopold II, King of Belgium (1865-1909), sole owner of the Congo Free State (1885-1908), dies at 74
1909 in History