Updated at September 28, 2022 by BirthdayDBs Team
Hung-chang Lin is best known as Engineer who has born on August 08, 1919 in Shanghai, China. Currently, Hung-chang Lin is 103 years, 1 months and 20 days old. Hung-chang Lin will celebrate 104th birthday on Tuesday, 8th of August 2023. Below the countdown to Hung-chang Lin upcoming birthday.
Twentieth-century inventor who taught electrical engineering at the University of Maryland. His numerous inventions include the wireless microphone and the lateral transistor.
He earned a master's degree from the University of Michigan and a doctoral degree from the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn.
He received the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers' 1978 JJ Ebers Award.
He received his Bachelor of Science degree from China's Shanghai Jiaotong University.
He and Nobel Prize-winning chemist Roger Tsien were both prominent Chinese-American scientists.
Hung-chang Lin is 103 years old today.
Hung-chang Lin was born on August 08, 1919 in Shanghai, China.
Hung-chang Lin zodiac sign is Leo.
Hung-chang Lin was best known as Engineer.
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Below are historical events that coincided with Hung-chang Lin's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.
|1974||President Richard Nixon, in a nationwide television address, announces his resignation from the office of the President of the United States effective noon the next day.|
|1988||The 8888 Uprising begins in Rangoon (Yangon), Burma (Myanmar). Led by students, hundreds of thousands join in nationwide protests against the one-party regime. On September 18, the demonstrations end in a military crackdown, killing thousands.|
|1988||The first night baseball game in the history of Chicago's Wrigley Field (game was rained out in the fourth inning).|
|1989||Space Shuttle program: STS-28 Mission: Space Shuttle Columbia takes off on a secret five-day military mission.|
|1990||Iraq occupies Kuwait and the state is annexed to Iraq. This would lead to the Gulf War shortly afterward.|
|1991||The Warsaw radio mast, at one time the tallest construction ever built, collapses.|
|1993||The 7.8 Mw Guam earthquake shakes the island with a maximum Mercalli intensity of IX (Violent), causing around $250 million in damage and injuring up to 71 people.|
|1998||Iranian consulate in Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan is raided by Taliban leading to the deaths of ten Iranian diplomats and a journalist.|
|2000||Confederate submarine H.L. Hunley is raised to the surface after 136 years on the ocean floor and 30 years after its discovery by undersea explorer E. Lee Spence.|
|2007||An EF2 tornado touches down in Kings County and Richmond County, New York, the most powerful tornado in New York to date and the first in Brooklyn since 1889.|
|2008||A EuroCity express train en route from Kraków, Poland to Prague, Czech Republic strikes a part of a motorway bridge that had fallen onto the railroad track near Studénka railway station in the Czech Republic and derails, killing eight people and injuring 64 others.|
|2010||China Floods: A mudslide in Zhugqu County, Gansu, China, kills more than 1,400 people.|
|2013||A suicide bombing at a funeral in the Pakistani city of Quetta kills at least 31 people.|
|2015||Eight people are killed in a shooting in Harris County, Texas.|
|2016||Terrorists attack a government hospital in Quetta, Pakistan with a suicide blast and shooting, killing between 70 and 94 people, and injuring around 130 others.|
|1988||The birth of Rinku Singh, Indian baseball player|
|1988||The birth of Laura Slade Wiggins, American actress and singer|
|1989||The birth of Ken Baumann, American actor and author|
|1989||The birth of Anthony Rizzo, American baseball player|
|1989||The birth of Hannah Miley, English-Scottish swimmer|
|1990||The birth of Vladimír Darida, Czech footballer|
|1990||The birth of Parker Kligerman, American race car driver|
|1990||The birth of Aleksandra Szwed, Polish actress and singer|
|1990||The birth of Kane Williamson, New Zealand cricket captain|
|1991||The birth of Nélson Oliveira, Portuguese footballer|
|1991||The birth of Tyrone Peachey, Australian rugby league player|
|1992||The birth of Josip Drmić, Swiss footballer|
|1998||The birth of Shawn Mendes, Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist|
|1998||The birth of Ronan Parke, English singer-songwriter|
|2000||The birth of Félix Auger-Aliassime, Canadian tennis player|
|2013||The death of Johannes Bluyssen, Dutch bishop (b. 1926)|
|2013||The death of Fernando Castro Pacheco, Mexican painter, engraver, and illustrator (b. 1918)|
|2013||The death of Igor Kurnosov, Russian chess player (b. 1985)|
|2013||The death of Regina Resnik, American soprano and actress (b. 1922)|
|2014||The death of Menahem Golan, Israeli director and producer (b. 1929)|
|2014||The death of Charles Keating, English-American actor (b. 1941)|
|2014||The death of Leonardo Legaspi, Filipino archbishop (b. 1935)|
|2014||The death of Peter Sculthorpe, Australian composer and conductor (b. 1929)|
|2014||The death of Red Wilson, American football and baseball player (b. 1929)|
|2015||The death of Christopher Marshall, English physician and biologist (b. 1948)|
|2015||The death of Sean Price, American rapper (b. 1972)|
|2015||The death of Gus Mortson, Canadian ice hockey player and coach (b. 1925)|
|2015||The death of Sam S. Walker, American general (b. 1925)|
|2017||The death of Glen Campbell, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actor (b. 1936)|
|2018||The death of Nicholas Bett, Kenyan track and field athlete (b. 1990)|
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