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The first nuclear reactor — Chicago Pile-1, a massive "pile" of graphite bricks and uranium fuel went critical on 2 December 1942, at the University of Chicago

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14 January 1942 discovery of 1849 Kresak

23 March 1942 discovery of 1850 Kohoutek

4 December 1942 discovery of 1883 Rimito

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26 January 1942 Death of Felix Hausdorff

27 February 1942 Birth of Robert H. Grubbs

10 March 1942 Death of William Henry Bragg

14 April 1942 Death of Leonid Alexyevich Kulik in Spas-Demensk near Smolensk, Russia

8 June 1942, Death of Arthur Bambridge Wyse, Atlantic Ocean / New Jersey coast

11 June 1942 Death of Hermann Albert Kobold in Kiel?, Germany

5 October 1942 Death of Dorothea Roberts Klumpke in San Francisco, California, USA

23 June 1942 Birth of Martin John Rees

1942 Birth of Stanley Ben Prusiner

1942 Birth of Sir John Edward Sulston

Popular Science Dec 1942

Chronology

1941 - 1942 - 1943

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