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* John Strutt publishes his first papers on the theory of acoustic resonance and on the phenomenon now called Rayleigh scattering, explaining why the sky is blue.
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John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh | Lord Rayleigh's method for the isolation of argon, based on an experiment of Henry Cavendish's.
John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh, OM ( 12 November 1842 – 30 June 1919 ) was an English physicist who, with William Ramsay, discovered argon, an achievement for which he earned the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1904.
In 1873, on the death of his father, John Strutt, 2nd Baron Rayleigh, he inherited the Barony of Rayleigh.
He was succeeded, as the 4th Lord Rayleigh, by his son Robert John Strutt, another well known physicist.
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* 1785 – John Walter publishes the first issue of the Daily Universal Register ( later renamed The Times ).
* John Graunt, in one of the earliest uses of statistics, publishes statistical information about births and deaths in London.
* John Ormsby publishes his new English translation of Don Quixote, acclaimed as the most scholarly made up to that time.
* John Napier publishes Mirifici Logarithmorum Canonis Descriptio, a paper outlining his discovery of logarithms.
* Moralist writer John Deacon publishes a quarto entitled Tobacco Tortured in the Filthy Fumes of Tobacco Refined.
* September 14 – Carrington Bowles publishes A Journey Through Europe, a board game designed by John Jefferys, the earliest board game whose designer's name is known.
* Carrington Bowles publishes A Journey Through Europe, a board game designed by John Jeffreys, the earliest board game whose designer's name is known.
* 1882 – 1884 – John Payne publishes an English version translated entirely from Calcutta II, adding some tales from Calcutta I and Breslau.
* 1776 – John Smeaton publishes a paper on experiments related to power, work, momentum, and kinetic energy, supporting the conservation of energy
* 1951 — The research group of Robert Robinson with John Cornforth ( Oxford University ) publishes their synthesis of cholesterol, while Robert Woodward ( Harvard University ) publishes his synthesis of cortisone.
* John Dickson Carr writing as " Carter Dickson " publishes his final Sir Henry Merrivale mystery novel.