French physicist Pierre Curie is born

French physicist Pierre Curie is born

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Pierre Curie is known for studying radioactive substances with his wife, Marie Curie. They worked in hard conditions with barely adequate laboratory facilities and had to teach to earn a living. Together, they discovered radium and polonium. Later they did much to elucidate the strange properties of radium.

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