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Holidays 2016 Day 2 Christmas Eve
Charles Macintosh 250诞辰纪念日
Charles Macintosh (29 December 1766 – 25 July 1843) was a Scottish chemist and the inventor of waterproof fabric. The Mackintosh raincoat (the variant spelling is now standard) is named after him.
New Year's Day 2017
Sandford Fleming's 190th Birthday
Carrie Derick's 155th Birthday - Until modern times, few women were recognized in the world of academia. Carrie Derick, a Canadian botanist and geneticist, upended that norm. Born 155 years ago today, Derick was a trailblazer who fought for women’s rights and helped pave the way for women in education.
Bessie Coleman's 125th Birthday: Bessie Coleman (January 26, 1892 – April 30, 1926) was an American civil aviator. She was the first female pilot of African-American descent.
Aletta Jacobs 163rd Birthday
Valentine's Day 2017
Seven Earth-sized planets, many of which could harbour life, have been discovered orbiting a dwarf star in our own galactic neighbourhood.