George Washington Plaster
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Parents
Michael Plaster
Michael Plaster
1813 - 1892
Ruth Burress
Ruth Burress
1819 - 1878
Spouse
Clara May Lowry
Clara May Lowry
1864 - 1909
Children
Siblings

1860


Age: 3m
1860 • The world's first ocean-going (all) iron-hulled and armoured battleship, the (British) HMS Warrior, is launched.

1870


Age: 9y
1870 • The Chicago Base Ball Club, later to be known as the Chicago White Stockings, and ultimately the Chicago Cubs, play their first game against the St. Louis Unions of the National Association of Base Ball Players, an amateur league.

1878


Mar 8
Age: 17y
1878 Leo Tolstoy's novel Anna Karenina is published complete in book form in Moscow.

1880


Age: 19y
1880 Piezoelectricity is discovered by Pierre Curie and Jacques Curie.

1882


Jun
Age: 22y

1889


Nov 6
Age: 29y
1889 • At high noon in Oklahoma Territory, thousands rush to claim land in the Land Run of 1889. Within hours the cities of Oklahoma City and Guthrie are formed, with populations of at least 10,000.

1896


Feb 12
Age: 35y

1900


Age: 39y

1911


May 16
Age: 51y
1911 Heike Kamerlingh Onnes discovers Superconductivity. He presented his findings on April 28, 1911.van Delft, D., and Kes, P. The discovery of superconductivity. Physics Today (September 2010), 38–43.

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