[Worldkings] Top influential young talents in the world (P. 43) Alma Deutscher (2005, UK): “Little Mozart” with the extraordinary ability to compose music and play the piano
(Worldkings.org) Alma Deutscher is an English composer, pianist and violinist, who gained international attention for her extraordinary musical talent at a young age.
[Worldkings] Top influential young talents in the world (P. 39) Kieron Willaimson (2002, UK): The prestigious painting prodigy of the United Kingdom
(Worldkings.org) Kieron Williamson, a British painter, is internationally recognized for his outstanding painting talent and huge income from painting sales, despite his very young age.
[WORLDKINGS] On this day - August 23, 2023 – The 150th anniversary of the opening of the Albert Bridge crossing the river Thames in London (1873)
(Worldkings.org) Albert Bridge is named after Duke Albert, husband of Queen Victoria. It was opened to the public on August 23, 1873.
[WORLDKINGS] On this day – August 13, 2023 – The 110th anniversary of Harry Brearley's first stainless steel production in Sheffield, England (1913)
(Worldkings.org) Harry Brearley was an English metallurgist and inventor who is best known for his discovery of stainless steel. Stainless steel was produced on August 13, 1913.
[WORLDKINGS] On this day - August 2, 2023 – The 153rd anniversary of the opening of the world's first underground railway in London, England (1870)
(Worldkings.org) The Tower Subway was the world's first tube railway, opened on August 2, 1870.
[Worldkings] Top 200 breakthrough research works in the world (P. 15) Imperial College London makes unprecedented detailed and comprehensive atlas of human heart cells (UK)
(Worldkings.org) Detailed map of the heart provides new insights into cardiac health and disease.
[WORLDKINGS] On this day – July 4, 2023 – The 186th anniversary of Grand Junction Railway - The world's first long-distance railway going into operation (1837)
(Worldkings.org) The Grand Junction Railway was the world's first long-distance railway, opened between Birmingham and Liverpool on 4 July 1837.
[WORLDKINGS] On this day – July 3, 2023 – The 95th anniversary of the first color television transmission demonstrated in London by John Logie Baird (1928)
(Worldkings.org) Colour television was first demonstrated publicly by John Logie Baird on 3 July 1928 in his laboratory at 133 Long Acre in London.
[WORLDKINGS] On this day - June 26, 2023 – The 26th anniversary of "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" - The first Harry Potter novel published in the UK (1997)
(Kyluc.vn - Worldkings.org) Author J.K. Rowling's first novel, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone”, was published in Britain on June 26, 1997.
[WORLDKINGS] On this day - June 11, 2023 – The 64th anniversary of the first public launch of the hovercraft by Christopher Cockerell (1959)
(Worldkings.org) British engineer Christopher Cockerell invented the hovercraft in the 1950s and launched it to the public on June 11, 1959.