User talk:GeeJo/DYK

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|... that to secure a guilty verdict, Dominick Sarsfield, Chief Justice of the Irish Common Pleas, urged jurors to beat the lone dissenter into submission? |- |Updated DYK query |On March 9, 2011, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article Dominick Sarsfield, 1st Viscount Sarsfield, which you nominated. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the Did you know? talk page. |} |... that to secure a guilty verdict, Dominick Sarsfield, Chief Justice of the Irish Common Pleas, urged jurors to beat the lone dissenter into submission? |- |Updated DYK query |On March 10, 2011, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article Baird Mountains, which you created. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the Did you know? talk page. |} |... that the Alaskan Baird Mountains were named for the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution? |- |Updated DYK query |On April 2, 2011, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article Nuclear magnetic resonance crystallography, which you nominated. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the Did you know? talk page. |} |... that nuclear magnetic resonance crystallography can be used to explore features of microcrystalline formation too fine to be seen through X-ray diffraction, neutron, or electron diffraction? |- |On April 3, 2011, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article Cyclida, which you nominated. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the Did you know? talk page. |} |... that cycloids' are believed to have been driven to extinction when crabs spread across their territory? |- |On April 4, 2011, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article Zagreb School of Economics and Management, which you nominated. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the Did you know? talk page. |} |... that the Zagreb School of Economics and Management is the largest private institute for higher education in Croatia? |- |On April 4, 2011, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article HMS Peterel, which you nominated. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the Did you know? talk page. |} |... that Jane Austen's brother, Francis, captured two French merchant ships and fought off their escorts while captaining the sloop-of-war HMS Peterel? |- |On April 4, 2011, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article Siege of Nöteborg (1702), which you nominated. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the Did you know? talk page. |} |... that after receiving a letter during the 1702 Siege of Nöteborg, Peter the Great offered the defending officers' wives safe passage, if they took their husbands with them? |- |On April 4, 2011, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article Portuguese legislative election, 2011, which you nominated. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the Did you know? talk page. |} |... that after a series of austerity measures were voted down in the Portuguese parliament in March 2011, Prime Minister José Sócrates resigned and called for a legislative election? |- |On April 4, 2011, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article Minnette Gersh Lenier, which you nominated. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the Did you know? talk page. |} |... that Minnette Gersh Lenier used stage magic to teach remedial reading? |- |On April 4, 2011, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article John R. Isbell, which you nominated. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the Did you know? talk page. |} |... that John R. Isbell] was the primary contributor to the mathematical theory of uniform spaces? |- |}



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