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grace hopper American computer scientist and United States Navy rear admiral.

Grace Hopper A Rebellious Woman Who Made the First Computer Programming Language

Grace Murray Hopper was a United States Naval officer, an American computer scientist. She was an innovator in developing computer technology. For a computer programming language, she developed the first compiler. She also led the development of COBOL, the first programming language.  Time and Place of Birth  Hopper was born in New York City, U.S.  …

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Franz Mesmer German physician, astronomy

Franz Mesmer the Man Behind Hypnosis and Hypnotherapy in Modern Era

Franz Anton Mesmer (1734 – 1815) was a Viennese physician and also had some interest in Astronomy. Mesmer was behind the discovery of ‘animal magnetism’ now it is referred to as Mesmerism, his theory on this was about a natural energy existence processing and occurred in between all inanimate and animate objects. As Mesmer was …

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Louis Agassiz American biologist and geologist

Louis Agassiz the Man Who Found Ice Age Era on Earth

Jean Louis Rodolphe Agassiz FRS FRSE (1807-1873) was a great scientist in his era, was also a Swiss-born biologist, geologist, paleontologist, systematist, and famous teacher. He was also known as Earth’s natural history’s Scholar. Louis Agassiz was also a rival of Darwin’s theory of evolution. Time and Place of birth Louis Agassiz was born in …

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William Buckland English theologian

William Buckland who discovered about Megalosaurus and Glaciation

William Buckland was DD, FSR was an English theologian, Geologist, Paleontologist, Pioneer, Minister. Buckland was known for his efforts to accommodate the theories in the Bible with Geological discoveries and also opposing evolutionary theories. Buckland was the first one who wrote a full account of a fossil dinosaur. He afterward changed the name to Megalosaurus. …

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Claude Bernard French physiologist

Claude Bernard Who Originated the Study of Life and Its Process to Medicines

Claude Bernard was a French Physician, a Scientist, and also a Physiologist, Claude Bernard was also known as one of “the greatest of all men in science”. He was the one who initiated Physiology as an important subject or area in science. Claud Bernard’s writings on the philosophy of science and his contribution to the …

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John von Neumann American mathematician, physicist, computer scientist, engineer and polymath.

John von Neumann : The Man Who Revolutionized Computers

John von Neumann (1903-1957) John von Neumann was a Hungarian-American scientific personality. He was a very famous scientist, mathematician, computer scientist, physicist, polymath, and engineer. Neumann gave significant contributions to almost every field he entered like functional analysis in mathematics, quantum mechanics in physics, and linear programming in computer science, etc. von was said to …

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Edmond Halley English astronomer, geophysicist, mathematician, meteorologist, and physicist

Edmond Halley : Founder of the Halley’s Comet 

Edmond Halley (1656-1742) Edmond Halley was a famous English mathematician. He was not just a mathematician and Astronomer, Geophysicist, physicist, and meteorologist too. He set up an observatory in St. Helena island. Edmond was the first man to record the transit of Mercury across the Sun. He was a fellow of the Royal Society and …

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Henri Poincare French mathematician

Henri Poincare originator of Algebraic Topology

Jules Henri Poincare was a French Mathematician, an engineer, a great philosopher of science, and a theoretical physicist. Described as “The Last Universalist” in mathematics as Poincare was so good since his childhood and also as a Polymath since he excelled in the discipline in all fields throughout his life. About Henri Poincaré Born on …

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Eratosthenes Father of Geography (2) (1)

Eratosthenes ( Father of Geography ) : Greek Mathematician, Geographer, Poet, Astronomer, and Music Theorist

Eratosthenes (276 BC-194 BC) Eratosthenes or Eratosthenes of Cyrene was a renowned Greek personality. He was a mathematician, geographer, astronomer, polymath and music theorist. Eratosthenes is known as the father of Geography. He was the first person to calculate the circumference of earth and axial tilt of earth. He was the creator of the world’s …

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Sir Isaac Newton (1643-1727) : English mathematician, physicist, astronomer, theologian, and author

Sir Isaac Newton does not need any kind of introduction. Because he was one of the greatest personalities who ever lived on this earth. Newton is a very renowned English mathematician, scientist, and physicist.  If you ever went to school for study then you will definitely know that Newton = Gravity. This is every school-going …

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Galileo Galilei Italian mathematician

Galileo Galilei (1564-1642) : Astronomer, Physicist and engineer

Galileo Galilei was one of the most famous scientific personalities of the earth. Galileo was an Italian mathematician, physicist, astronomer, engineer, and scientist. Many considered him the father of modern physics, the father of modern astronomy, father of modern physics. Galileo was one of the greatest inventors of history. He invented the telescope, the military …

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Albert Einstein (1879-1955)- Biography German Greatest Physicist,

Albert Einstein this name does not need any introduction. Because Einstein is one of the immortal personalities on earth. On earth, there is not a single place where Einstein’s name is unrecognized. Einstein was a great german scientist, he was one of the very renowned physicists and mathematicians ever lived on earth. He made many …

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Rene descartes

Rene Descartes : French Mathematician, Scientist and philosopher

Rene Descartes (1596-1650) Rene Descartes was a French mathematician, scientist, and a very renowned and respected philosopher. Descartes was the inventor of analytical geometry and he linked geometry and algebra with each other. Descartes was a mathematician and scientist but he is regarded as one of the great philosophers. Descartes is known as the father …

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Augustin louis cauchy French mathematician

Augustin Louis Cauchy : French Mathematician and Physicist

Augustin louis cauchy: Augustin Louis Cauchy was a multi-talented personality. He was a mathematician, physicist, and engineer too. Louis was a French mathematician known for his contribution to many branches of maths like mathematical analysis, algebra, theorems, etc. He has more theorems after his name than any other mathematician in the world. Time and place …

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Sophie Germain French mathematician, (1)

Marie Sophie Germain : French Mathematician and Physicist

Marie Sophie Germain Marie Sophie Germain was a french mathematician and physicist. Because she was a girl, so she worked very hard to pursue a career in this man dominated field. She is known for her works in number theory, elasticity theory and germain prime numbers. Sophie germain life history Marie Sophie Germain was born …

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