Jane Jacobs Google Doodle

Today, May 4, 2016 Google celebrates 100th birthday of Jane Jacobs with a Google Doodle. Jane Jacobs was a Canadian and United States journalist, author, and activist best known for her influence on urban studies. Jacobs was born Jane Butzner in Scranton, Pennsylvania, the daughter of John Decker Butzner, a doctor, and Bess Robison Butzner, … Continue reading “Jane Jacobs Google Doodle”

Google Doodle celebrates cartoonist Mario Miranda’s 90th birth anniversary

Google doodle celebrates the 90th birth anniversary of cartoonist Mario Miranda, best known for his works published in The Times of India and the Illustrated Weekly of India. The doodle showcased a typical Mumbai neighbourhood scene during the rains. Miranda was born in Daman, then in Portuguese India, to Goan Catholic parents. At an early … Continue reading “Google Doodle celebrates cartoonist Mario Miranda’s 90th birth anniversary”

Google Doodle celebrates Hertha Marks Ayrton’s 162nd birthday

Apr 27, 2016 Today, the Search Engine Google is showing  Doodle in few countries for celebrating Hertha Marks Ayrton’s 162nd birthday. Marks was an engineer, physicist and inventor who was awarded the Hughes Medal for her work on electric arcs and ripples in sand and water. Hertha Ayrton was born at Portsea on 28 April 1854.She … Continue reading “Google Doodle celebrates Hertha Marks Ayrton’s 162nd birthday”

Google Doodle celebrates the First Modern Olympic Games

Today (Apr 5, 2016) is the 120th anniversary of the first modern Olympic games, which started in Athens, Greece in 1896.Officially called the Games of the I Olympiad, the events took place inside the Panathenaic Stadium. Today’s Google Doodle shows 4 different scenes from the games; we have to refresh the Google homepage to see … Continue reading “Google Doodle celebrates the First Modern Olympic Games”

Google shows Doodle for Clara Rockmore’s 105th Birthday

Today( Mar 9, 2016) the Search engine Google is showing an interactive animated Doodle for the 105th Birthday of Clara Rockmore. Clara Rockmore was a Lithuanian expert performer of the theremin, an electronic musical instrument. Rockmore was a child prodigy on the violin and entered the Saint Petersburg Conservatory at the age of five. She … Continue reading “Google shows Doodle for Clara Rockmore’s 105th Birthday”