Michael Faraday


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Noun1.Michael Faraday - the English physicist and chemist who discovered electromagnetic induction (1791-1867)Michael Faraday - the English physicist and chemist who discovered electromagnetic induction (1791-1867)
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Events planned include actors from the Living History of Science taking on the roles of Sir Isaac Newton and Michael Faraday to perform in 12 different schools.
Michael Faraday built his own electrical equipment; Ernest O.
The lecture is named after Michael Faraday, father of engineering and pioneer of electro magnetism.
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Also on this day: 901: Death of Alfred the Great; 1636: Harvard College, the first university in the United States, was founded named after English-born Puritan minister John Harvard; 1821: Michael Faraday demonstrated the first dynamo; 1893: HMS Havelock, the Royal Navy's first destroyer, went on trials; 1903: Birth of author Evelyn Waugh; 1922: Mussolini marched on Rome; 1929: Collapse of the New York Stock Exchange started a global economic crisis; 1940: Italy invaded Greece; 1958: The state opening of parliament was televised for the first time; 1962: The Cuban missile crisis ended; 1971: House of Commons voted in favour of Britain joining the Common Market by a majority of 112.
Anniversaries: 901: Death of Alfred the Great; 1636: Harvard College, the first university in the United States, was founded named after English-born Puritan minister John Harvard; 1821: Michael Faraday demonstrated the first dynamo; 1886: The Statue of Liberty dedicated by President Cleveland; 1903: Birth of author Evelyn Waugh; 1922: Mussolini marched on Rome; 1929: Collapse of the New York Stock Exchange started a global economic crisis; 1940: Italy invaded Greece; 1962: The Cuban missile crisis ended; 1971: House of Commons voted in favour of Britain joining the Common Market by a majority of 112.
The new note features a more detailed portrait of Worcestershire composer Elgar in place of Sir Michael Faraday.
Elgar will replace scientist Michael Faraday on the reverse side of the notes from next month.
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1831: Michael Faraday demonstrated the first dynamo.
The institution's Christmas lectures were started by Michael Faraday in 1825.