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1883

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Science & Health

  • March 8 - The first formal psychology research laboratory in the United States was founded. Johns Hopkins University allocated $250 for space and equipment to Granville Stanley Hall.


Births

  • May 2 - Otto Weidt - Weidt was a business man who set up a workshop for the blind and deaf. He fought against the Gestapo to protect his mostly Jewish workforce.[1]
  • May 13 - Georgios N. Papanikolaou - Greek doctor, inventor of the pap smear which is used worldwide to prevent cervical cancer and other problems that can cause sterility.