Henry Augustus Rowland Birthday, Date of Birth

Henry Augustus Rowland

Henry Augustus Rowland (November 27, 1848 – April 16, 1901) was an American physicist. Between 1899 and 1901 he served as the first president of the American Physical Society. He is remembered today particularly for the high quality of the diffraction gratings he made and for the work he did with them on the solar spectrum.

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Birthday, Date of Birth
Monday, November 27, 1848
Place of Birth
Wayne County
Age
172
Star Sign

The November 27, 1848 was a Monday under the star sign of . It was the 331 day of the year. President of the United States was James Knox Polk.

If you were born on this day, you are 172 years old. Your last birthday was on the Friday, November 27, 2020, 138 days ago. Your next birthday is on Saturday, November 27, 2021, in 226 days. You have lived for 62,960 days, or about 1,511,041 hours, or about 90,662,489 minutes, or about seconds.

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