Today, Google seemed to be musical as Google Doodles Ella Fitzgerald 96th Birthday!
Google Doodles Ella Fitzgerald 96th Birthday
I am not a musician and I only knew just little info about Ella Fitzgerald. She was known as Queen of Jazz, Lady Ella and the First Lady of Song. She was basically an American Jazz Vocalist. She has won 13 Grammy Awards and she also received award from the National Medal of Arts by Ronal Reagan and Presidential Medal of Freedom by George H. W. Bush.
For some, mathematics is such a fascinating subject to learn but never for me. The Google homepage animated logo today reminds me of those numbers and analysis in mathematics and physics as Google Doodles Leonhard Euler 350th Birthday today.
Google Doodles Leonhard Euler 350th Birthday
Leonhard Euler was one of the pioneers in the field of mathematics and physics. He was a Swiss mathematician and physicist who worked on infinitesimal calculus and graph theory.
Google Doodles Miriam Makeba 81st Birthday today, March 04, 2013, as we can check on by the Google homepage.
Google Doodles Miriam Makeba 81 Birthday
Miriam Makeba, who is also known as Mama Africa, was an African singer. She received the Best Folk Recording award in Grammy Awards in 1966. On the early 1960s, she was able to popularize African music to the United States and even in the whole world. One of her famous songs was the Pata Pata which was released in 1956 and became popular in Africa. Below is a video of the Miriam Makeba song, Pata Pata.
Google is getting so cool yet so smart today as Google Doodles Nicolaus Copernicus 540th Birthday featuring an animated universe, or the solar system, where one can see moving planets around the sun, as its center.
Google Doodles Nicolaus Copernicus 540th Birthday
Let me share to you some of the information I still remember from our high school lessons about Nicolaus Copernicus. Pardon me, but as far as I remembered it right, Nicolaus Copernicus was one of the many famous mathematician and astronomer then. He was the one who formulated the heliocentric model of the universe or the solar system which placed the Sun, at its center.
I know it’s Valentine’s Day today and I am sure that Google will really doodle something for today. But I was somehow still surprised to see stuff looking like diamond blades on the Google homepage today as Google, not only, Doodles Valentine’s Day 2013 but also George Ferris 154th Birthday.
Google Doodles Valentine’s Day 2013 and George Ferris 154th Birthday
My mistake! Those weren’t diamond blades but rather Ferris wheels. As we all knew, George Ferris is famous and known to build the first Ferris wheel.
Anyway, enjoy your Valentine’s Day celebration guys and have fun playing the animated Google doodle as well today.
It’s good to see how cool Google doodles Mary Leakey 100th Birthday today.
Google Doodles Mary Leakey 100th Birthday
Mary Leakey was known in the field of archeology and anthropology. She was a British archeologist and first to discover the fossilized Proconsul skull. Proconsul skull is an extinct ape which is thought to be the ancestors of humans.
Mary Leakey has had published some books.
Excavations at Njoro River Cave, 1950
Olduvai Gorge: Excavations in Beds I and II, 1960-1963, 1971
Olduvai Gorge: My Search for Early Man, 1979
Africa’s Vanishing Art: The Rock Paintings of Tanzania, 1983