Sake Dean Mahomed's travel memoir, titled 'The Travels of Dean Mahomed', was published in 1794, after which he was famously known as 'The Shampooning Surgeon of Britain'. He is remembered in a Google Doodle today.
Happy New Year 2019 Google Doodle: In the Google Doodle, two purple elephants can be seen decorating and bringing in the New Year with much cheer. "Well, it’s time to call out the elephant(s) in the room: it’s out with the old and in with the new! Here’s to a bright year ahead," Google shared.
Happy Holidays Merry Christmas 2018 Google Doodle: The message on the doodle read "It’s that festive time of year again! Sending along holiday cheer to you & your loved ones during this merry time.
Winter Solstice 2018: The phenomenon occurs when one of the Earth's poles has its maximum tilt away from the Sun. It happens twice yearly, once in each hemisphere. People around the world have celebrated this astronomical milestone for centuries.
Arecibo Message Google Doodle: The historic transmission was intended to demonstrate the capabilities of Arecibo’s recently upgraded radio telescope, whose 1000-foot-diameter dish made it the largest and most powerful in the world at the time.
Elisa Leonida Zamfirescu Google Doodle: Even after having graduated with high marks and earning a baccalaureate, Elisa Leonida Zamfirescu was rejected by the School of Highways and Bridges because of her gender.