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Bell, Andrew

Born: 1726 AD
Died: 1809 AD, at 83 years of age.

Nationality: Scottish
Categories: Artists


1726 - Andrew Bell was born is a Scottish engraver and printer.


Co-founded Encyclopedia Britannica with Colin Macfarquhar.


1793 - After Macfarquhar died, he became sole owner of the Britannica.


He quarreled with his son-in-law, Thomas Bonar, and refused to speak with him.


1809 - He died with a great contribution to the world.





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