Jane Goodall Biography, Animal Rights Activist, Jane Goodall Biography and Profile, UK Scientist, Activist, British Scientist, Jane Goodall, Scientist

Jane Goodall,Animal Rights Activist and Scientist, was born April 3, 1934, in London, England to Mortimer, an engineer and Vanne, an author. Jane loves animals even as a child. Jane is made a Dame of the British Empire (the equivalent of a knighthood) on February 20, 2004 during a ceremony at Buckingham Palace in London. Jane dreamt of living in Africa to watch and write about animals. Read Valerie Jane Morris-Goodall Biography and Profile. Read more

John Logie Baird born 14 August 1888, John Logie Baird Biography and Profile, Scottish Engineer, most famous for being the first person to demonstrate a working television.

John Logie Baird born 14 August 1888, Scottish Engineer, most famous for being the first person to demonstrate a working television. John Logie Baird died on 14 June 1946 in Bexhill-on-Sea in Sussex. Read John Logie Baird Biography and Profile. Read more

Bessie Coleman, Bessie Coleman Biography and Profile, American Aviator, Pilot

Bessie Coleman (January 26, 1892 to April 30, 1926), an American aviator and the first black woman to earn a pilot’s license who taught herself French and moved to France, earning her license from France’s well-known Caudron Brother’s School of Aviation in just seven months. She remains a pioneer of women in the field of aviation. Read Bessie Coleman Biography and Profile. Read more

Amelia Earhart Biography and Profile - US Pilot

Amelia Mary Earhart was born in Atchison, Kansas on July 24, 1897. She defied traditional gender roles from a young age. Earhart played basketball, took an auto repair course and briefly attended college. Amelia Earhart, the first female pilot to fly across the Atlantic Ocean, mysteriously disappeared while flying over the Pacific Ocean in 1937. Read Amelia Earhart Biography and Profile. Read more

John Hall Biography, John L. Hall, American Physicist, Nobel Laureate, John Lewis Hall, American Nobel Laureate, John Lewis Jan Hall, American Scientist, Physicist

John Hall (John Lewis Hall, Known by many as Jan) was born August 1934, in Denver, Colorado. Hall’s research with Theodor W. Hänsch on measuring optical frequencies led to the pair sharing (also with Roy Glauber) the 2005 Nobel Prize for Physics. John Hall Biography. Read more