What scientist was born on today's date?

March 25
Pacific Time Zone

Norman Borlaug (Agriculture)
Birthday: 1914, Cresco, Iowa, USA
Norman Borlaug was an agricultural scientist who developed high yield grains and created a system of plant breeding and crop management now called the Green Revolution. He was awarded the 1970 Nobel Peace Prize for his service to humanity through his agricultural innovations which were credited with helping to alleviate world hunger.

The daily excerpts are taken from Explorit's "Book of Science Days"
366 events - one for each day of the year are automatically sequenced in this location.