John Logie Baird
John Logie Baird was born 14th August 1888, in Scotland. He was famous for being the first person to demonstrate a working television and was responsible for showing 'live' pictures around the world.
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Ernest Rutherford was born 30th August 1871 in Nelson, New Zealand. He was a famous chemist who helped to develop nuclear physics. He was awarded with a Nobel Prize in 1908 for his achievements in Chemistry.
Alexander was born on the 6th August 1881. He helped to discover penicillin which was a medical breakthrough and has since led to the development of modern day antibiotics. In 1928 he shared the Nobel Prize with two other people for his work.