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Bell, Andrew

Born: 1726 AD
Died: 1809 AD
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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.