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New Czech Stamp on Inventor of Contact Lenses Otto Wichterle

Otto Wichterlewas born on 27 October 1913 in Prostejov and died on 18 August 1998 in Strazicko. This world-renowned scientist became famous mainly due to soft contact lenses.  He was born into a rich business family in Prostejov. At the … Continue reading

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