Birthday (1852) of Nobel physicist Albert A. Michelson. Attain a higher fraction of c today in his honor. pic.twitter.com/0S4Hlt7F0R— Charles Bergquist (@cbquist) December 19, 2016
I grew up in Cleveland, where the famous Michelson-Morley experiment was performed. A simple stone marker was set near the spot on the CWRU campus. I think there's a grander memorial now.