Robert R. Sokal Birthday, Date of Birth

Robert Reuven Sokal (January 13, 1926 in Vienna, Austria – April 9, 2012 in Stony Brook, New York) was an Austrian-American biostatistician and entomologist. Distinguished Professor Emeritus at the Stony Brook University, Sokal was a member of the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He promoted the use of statistics in biology and co-founded the field of numerical taxonomy, together with Peter H. A. Sneath.

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Birthday, Date of Birth
Wednesday, January 13, 1926
Place of Birth
Vienna
Age
95
Star Sign

The January 13, 1926 was a Wednesday under the star sign of . It was the 12 day of the year. President of the United States was Calvin Coolidge.

If you were born on this day, you are 95 years old. Your last birthday was on the Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 12 days ago. Your next birthday is on Thursday, January 13, 2022, in 352 days. You have lived for 34,711 days, or about 833,064 hours, or about 49,983,892 minutes, or about seconds.

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13th of January 1926 News

News as it appeared on the front page of the New York Times on January 13, 1926

DENIES PROPAGANDA WAS USED BY A.E.F.; Trenton Editor Blames Staff for Maintaining Too Rigid Censorship. WOULD GIVE INFORMATION War College Is Told That Bottling Up of News Enables Circulation of Lies.

Date: 14 January 1926

Special to The New York Times

J Kerney denies that A E F circulated "war lies" and "atrocity propaganda" while operating in France

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TOPICS IN WALL STREET.; News, Comment and Incident, On the Stock Exchange and In the Financial Markets.

Date: 14 January 1926

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WHEAT PRICES DROP WITH MAY LEADING; Option Sells at $1.72 1/4 Till Strong Commission Houses Bid It Up 1/4 Cent. JULY WHEAT IS STRONGER Profit-Taking Depresses Corn -- Oats and Rye Both Go to Lower Levels.

Date: 14 January 1926

Special to The New York Times

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Woman Bank Director Has $50,000,000 Deal As First Job, but Says She's an 'Ordinary Girl'

Date: 14 January 1926

Elected Director of banking firm of J Winburn & Co, Inc, N Y C

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BANK BANDITS ARE SHOT IN SMALL TOWN HOLD-UP; Hadley (Mich.) Citizens Bring Down Three and State Police Get Fourth Man.

Date: 14 January 1926

Pleads guilty of check fraud

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BREAK STUNS COAL REGION.; Miners, With Families Needing Food, Prepare for Long Strike.

Date: 13 January 1926

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TOPICS IN WALL STREET.; News, Comment and Incident, On the Stock Exchange and In the Financial Markets.

Date: 13 January 1926

Elected

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EL. ZAR H. MOSMA, SCULPTOR, $I, DIES; One of the World's Foremost Bronze Foders -- His Works in Many Cilles.

Date: 13 January 1926

Death

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PASSION PLAYERS COLD TO SECOND TOUR HERE; Anton Lang, Whose Role Is Christus, Complains of His Reception by Coolidge.

Date: 13 January 1926

Special Cable to THE NEW YORK TIMES

Song recital

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BRITISH OPERATORS OFFER COAL TERMS; They Suggest Wage Cut, an Hour's Free Work Daily and Dismissal of 100,000 Men.

Date: 13 January 1926

By Wireless to THE NEW YORK TIMES

E Williams, Pres of Mining Assn, suggests wage cut, one hr's free work daily and dismissal of 100.000 miners, opinion handed to Coal Comm to relieve industry; lower rail rates asked; little chance of acceptance by miners

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