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On this day: April 23

Published On: Apr 22 2013 12:13:06 PM CDT   Updated On: Apr 23 2013 01:00:00 AM CDT

Shakespeare dies, the first public school in the U.S. opens, Wrigley Field opens, The Rolling Stones release "Sticky Fingers," Coca-Cola releases New Coke, and the first YouTube video is uploaded, all on this day.

OTD April 23 - Max Planck
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1858: Max Planck, the theoretical physicist who originated quantum theory, which won him the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1918, is born in what today is Kiel, Germany.

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