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Isaac Newton
This is from an anecdote found in St. Nicholas magazine, Vol. 5, No. 4, (February 1878)
Isaac Newton
Written in remarks to the 1714 Longitude committee; quoted in Longitude (1995) by Dava Sobel, p. 52 (i998 edition) ISBN 1-85702-571-7), - Board of Longitude
Isaac Newton
Vol. I, Ch. 11: Of the Times of the Birth and Passion of Christ - Observations upon the Prophecies of Daniel, and the Apocalypse of St. John (1733)

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Born: December 25, 1642

Died: March 20, 1727 (aged 84)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Mathematician

Bio: Sir Isaac Newton was an English physicist, mathematician, astronomer, natural philosopher, alchemist and theologian, who has been considered by many to be the greatest and most influential scientist who ever lived. His monograph Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica, published in 1687, lays the foundations for most of classical mechanics.

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