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Ignaz Semmelweis, the first physician to talk about handwashing benefits, honoured in today's Google Doodle
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Ignaz Semmelweis, the first physician to talk about handwashing benefits, honoured in today's Google Doodle

Semmelweis is a physician who is attributed as being the first person to discover the medical benefits of washing one's hands.

Spring 2020: Google Doodle celebrates the season of flowers and bloom with a colourful illustration
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Spring 2020: Google Doodle celebrates the season of flowers and bloom with a colourful illustration

Today's illustration includes a bright blue sky, a hot air balloon, leaves, petals, and a bunny!

John Tenniel, the illustrator for 'Alice in Wonderland', celebrated in today's Google doodle
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John Tenniel, the illustrator for 'Alice in Wonderland', celebrated in today's Google doodle

For his contributions to both Punch and Alice in Wonderland, Tenniel received a knighthood in 1893.

Republic Day 2020 celebrated in today's Google doodle highlighting India's cultural heritage
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Republic Day 2020 celebrated in today's Google doodle highlighting India's cultural heritage

Republic Day marks the completion of India’s transition from the British Raj to an independent republic.

Indian poet Kaifi Azmi's 101st birthday celebrated in today's Google doodle
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Indian poet Kaifi Azmi's 101st birthday celebrated in today's Google doodle

Azmi won several awards, including three Filmfare Awards, a Padma Shri Award for Literature and Education and Sahitya Akademi Fellowship.

New Year's Eve 2020 Google doodle: Froggy the weather frog watches fireworks as we leap into the new year
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New Year's Eve 2020 Google doodle: Froggy the weather frog watches fireworks as we leap into the new year

Google has also shared doodles of a few of the Weather scenes you might catch Froggy in today.

Children's Day 2019: Google reveals India's national doodle contest winner on Children's Day
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Children's Day 2019: Google reveals India's national doodle contest winner on Children's Day

The day is celebrated on Jawaharlal Nehru's birthday to commemorate his love and devotion to children, their education and development.

Fall of the Berlin Wall 30 years ago celebrated in today's Google Doodle
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Fall of the Berlin Wall 30 years ago celebrated in today's Google Doodle

Made of barbed wire and concrete, the Berlin Wall was erected on 13 August 1961, and it divided East and West Berlin for 28 years.

Belgian physicist Joseph Plateau's 218th birthday celebrated in today's Google Doodle
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Belgian physicist Joseph Plateau's 218th birthday celebrated in today's Google Doodle

Plateau was one of the best-known Belgian scientists, and he is remembered for his study of physiological optics.

Google Doodle celebrates psychologist Dr Herbert Kleber for his pioneering work in unravelling drug addiction
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Google Doodle celebrates psychologist Dr Herbert Kleber for his pioneering work in unravelling drug addiction

Dr Kleber viewed addiction not as a moral failure, but as a condition that needs treatment with a combination of research, medication and therapy.

Google welcomes its 21st birthday with a nostalgic doodle of its search engine on a PC
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Google welcomes its 21st birthday with a nostalgic doodle of its search engine on a PC

Today a multi-billion-dollar giant, Google was founded in a Stanford University dorm room in 1998 by two PhD students.

Google Doodle celebrates the 80th birthday of Junko Tabei, the first woman to scale Mount Everest
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Google Doodle celebrates the 80th birthday of Junko Tabei, the first woman to scale Mount Everest

Junko Tabei is credited with starting the first woman-only mountaineering club called Ladies Climbing Club.

Google Doodle celebrates late Blues legend BB King on his 94th birth anniversary
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Google Doodle celebrates late Blues legend BB King on his 94th birth anniversary

Instantly recognisable for his guitar licks and heartfelt vocals, BB King was aptly referred to as "King of the Blues."

Today's Google doodle is dedicated to Hans Christian Gram, the man who stained bacteria different shades of purple
Health

Today's Google doodle is dedicated to Hans Christian Gram, the man who stained bacteria different shades of purple

Hans Christian Gram found a way to differentiate between different bacteria using a dye - a major contribution to medicine. We use his method to this day.

Google celebrates legendary microbiologist Hans Christian Gram turning 166 in today's Doodle
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Google celebrates legendary microbiologist Hans Christian Gram turning 166 in today's Doodle

One of Gram's inventions is a mainstay in microbiology: the Gram-staining technique used world-over to identify bacteria.

Google doodle celebrates the 90th birth anniversary of German-Pakistani physician Dr Ruth Pfau
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Google doodle celebrates the 90th birth anniversary of German-Pakistani physician Dr Ruth Pfau

The Google doodle for 9 September 2019 remembers Dr Ruth Pfau on her birth anniversary, a German physician born in 1929 who was dedicated to eradicating leprosy in Pakistan and has been dubbed 'Pakistan's Mother Teresa'.

Teachers' Day 2019: Google doodle pays tribute to educators in India
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Teachers' Day 2019: Google doodle pays tribute to educators in India

India celebrates Teachers' Day every year in honour of former president Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on his birth anniversary.

Google doodle celebrates 100th birth anniversary of Amrita Pritam, one of India's most prolific poets
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Google doodle celebrates 100th birth anniversary of Amrita Pritam, one of India's most prolific poets

Born in the Gujranwala province of British India, Pritam published her first collection of poems at the age of 16 and went on to become the greatest Punjabi poet of the 20th century.

Google Doodle celebrates India's 73rd Independence Day with traditional motifs
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Google Doodle celebrates India's 73rd Independence Day with traditional motifs

The doodle created by Shaivalini Kumar depicts themes such as India's textiles, space program, trains, wildlife, unity in diversity