Reginal Houghton Crooke

14 Jan 1863 - 11 Jul 1929

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Reginal Houghton Crooke

14 Jan 1863 - 11 Jul 1929
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Grave site information of Reginal Houghton Crooke (14 Jan 1863 - 11 Jul 1929) at The Strand Cemetery in Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa from BillionGraves

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Reginal Houghton Crooke

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The Strand Cemetery

Hofmeyer Street
Cape Town, Cape Town, Western Cape
South Africa

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Born Preston England. Died Strand South Africa. 30 Years art teacher at Paarl, South Africa
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Sonia Smart (Bester)

February 17, 2015
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Sonia Smart (Bester)

February 16, 2015

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Life timeline of Reginal Houghton Crooke

1863
Reginal Houghton Crooke was born on 14 Jan 1863
Reginal Houghton Crooke was 15 years old when Thomas Edison announces his invention of the phonograph, a machine that can record and play sound. Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. Dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park", he was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of mass production and large-scale teamwork to the process of invention, and is often credited with the creation of the first industrial research laboratory.
Reginal Houghton Crooke was 26 years old when The Eiffel Tower is officially opened. The Eiffel Tower is a wrought iron lattice tower on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France. It is named after the engineer Gustave Eiffel, whose company designed and built the tower.
Reginal Houghton Crooke was 29 years old when Thomas Edison patents the motion picture camera. Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. Dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park", he was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of mass production and large-scale teamwork to the process of invention, and is often credited with the creation of the first industrial research laboratory.
Reginal Houghton Crooke was 43 years old when Albert Einstein publishes his first paper on the special theory of relativity. Albert Einstein was a German-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics. His work is also known for its influence on the philosophy of science. He is best known to the general public for his mass–energy equivalence formula E = mc2, which has been dubbed "the world's most famous equation". He received the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics "for his services to theoretical physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect", a pivotal step in the development of quantum theory.
Reginal Houghton Crooke was 49 years old when The British passenger liner RMS Titanic sinks in the North Atlantic at 2:20 a.m., two hours and forty minutes after hitting an iceberg. Only 710 of 2,227 passengers and crew on board survive. RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocean in the early hours of 15 April 1912, after colliding with an iceberg during its maiden voyage from Southampton to New York City. There were an estimated 2,224 passengers and crew aboard, and more than 1,500 died, making it one of the deadliest commercial peacetime maritime disasters in modern history. RMS Titanic was the largest ship afloat at the time it entered service and was the second of three Olympic-class ocean liners operated by the White Star Line. It was built by the Harland and Wolff shipyard in Belfast. Thomas Andrews, her architect, died in the disaster.
Reginal Houghton Crooke died on 11 Jul 1929 at the age of 66
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