Updated at November 30, 2022 by BirthdayDBs Team
Wallace Carothers is best known as Entrepreneur who has born on April 27, 1896 in Burlington, IA. Currently, Wallace Carothers is 126 years, 7 months and 3 days old. Wallace Carothers will celebrate 127th birthday on Thursday, 27th of April 2023. Below the countdown to Wallace Carothers upcoming birthday.
DuPont chemist who invented nylons while working on a silk substitute.
He was hired by DuPont to find a replacement for silk, which came mainly from Japan.
His finished version of nylon premiered to 3,000 women at a forum titled We Enter the World of Tomorrow. He was inducted into the Alpha Chi Sigma Hall of Fame in 1982 after his death.
He was the oldest of four children and had one brother and two sisters.
His contributions to the company founded by Pierre S. du Pont were groundbreaking and history-making.
Wallace Carothers is 126 years old today.
Wallace Carothers was born on April 27, 1896 in Burlington, IA.
Wallace Carothers zodiac sign is Taurus.
Wallace Carothers was best known as Entrepreneur.
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Below are historical events that coincided with Wallace Carothers's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.
|1986||The city of Pripyat and surrounding areas are evacuated due to Chernobyl disaster.|
|1987||The U.S. Department of Justice bars Austrian President Kurt Waldheim (and his wife, Elisabeth, who had also been a Nazi) from entering the US, charging that he had aided in the deportations and executions of thousands of Jews and others as a German Army officer during World War II.|
|1989||The April 27 demonstrations, student-led protests responding to the April 26 Editorial, during the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989.|
|1992||The Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, comprising Serbia and Montenegro, is proclaimed.|
|1992||Betty Boothroyd becomes the first woman to be elected Speaker of the British House of Commons in its 700-year history.|
|1992||The Russian Federation and 12 other former Soviet republics become members of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.|
|1993||All members of the Zambia national football team lose their lives in a plane crash off Libreville, Gabon en route to Dakar, Senegal to play a 1994 FIFA World Cup qualifying match against Senegal.|
|1994||South African general election: The first democratic general election in South Africa, in which black citizens could vote. The Interim Constitution comes into force.|
|2005||Airbus A380 aircraft had its maiden test flight.|
|2006||Construction begins on the Freedom Tower (later renamed One World Trade Center) in New York City.|
|2007||Estonian authorities remove the Bronze Soldier, a Soviet Red Army war memorial in Tallinn, amid political controversy with Russia.|
|2007||Israeli archaeologists discover the tomb of Herod the Great south of Jerusalem.|
|2011||The 2011 Super Outbreak devastates parts of the Southeastern United States, especially the states of Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia, and Tennessee. 205 tornadoes touched down on April 27 alone, killing more than 300 and injuring hundreds more.|
|2012||At least four explosions hit the Ukrainian city of Dnipropetrovsk with at least 27 people injured.|
|2018||The Panmunjom Declaration is signed by the two Koreas, officially declaring their intentions to end of the Korean conflict.|
|1988||The birth of Kris Thackray, English footballer|
|1988||The birth of Semyon Varlamov, Russian ice hockey player|
|1988||The birth of Lizzo (Melissa Jefferson), US singer/rapper|
|1989||The birth of Lars Bender, German footballer|
|1989||The birth of Sven Bender, German footballer|
|1989||The birth of Tim Glasby, Australian rugby league player|
|1989||The birth of Dmytro Kozban, Ukrainian footballer|
|1990||The birth of Trude Raad, Norwegian deaf track and field athlete|
|1991||The birth of Isaac Cuenca, Spanish footballer|
|1991||The birth of Eric Fukusaki, Peruvian singer|
|1991||The birth of Lara Gut, Swiss skier|
|1992||The birth of Keenan Allen, American football player|
|1993||The birth of Venkat Krishna Donthineni, Software Engineer, India|
|1994||The birth of Corey Seager, American baseball player|
|1995||The birth of Nick Kyrgios, Australian tennis player|
|2013||The death of Aída Bortnik, Argentinian screenwriter (b. 1938)|
|2013||The death of Lorraine Copeland, Scottish archaeologist (b. 1921)|
|2013||The death of Antonio Díaz Jurado, Spanish footballer (b. 1969)|
|2013||The death of Jérôme Louis Heldring, Dutch journalist and author (b. 1917)|
|2013||The death of Aloysius Jin Luxian, Chinese bishop (b. 1916)|
|2013||The death of Mutula Kilonzo, Kenyan lawyer and politician, Kenyan Minister of Justice (b. 1948)|
|2014||The death of Yigal Arnon, Israeli lawyer (b. 1929)|
|2014||The death of Vujadin Boškov, Serbian footballer, coach, and manager (b. 1931)|
|2014||The death of Daniel Colchico, American football player and coach (b. 1935)|
|2014||The death of Harry Firth, Australian race car driver and manager (b. 1918)|
|2015||The death of Gene Fullmer, American boxer (b. 1931)|
|2015||The death of Verne Gagne, American football player, wrestler, and trainer (b. 1926)|
|2015||The death of Alexander Rich, American biologist, biophysicist, and academic (b. 1924)|
|2017||The death of Vinod Khanna, Indian actor, producer and politician (b. 1946)|
|2017||The death of Sadanoyama Shinmatsu, Japanese sumo wrestler (b. 1938)|
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