1667 – Born on the 27th of July in Basel, Switzerland.
– Bernoulli was hired by Guillaume François Antoine de L’Hôpital to tutor him in mathematics.
– Bernoulli and L’Hôpital signed a contract which gave L’Hôpital the right to use Bernoulli’s discoveries as he pleased.
1691 – John Bernoulli again fueled the tensions between himself and his brother when he solved the problem of the catenary presented by Jakob.
1694 – He discovered L’Hopital’s rule.
– John Bernoulli married Drothea Falkner and soon after accepted a position as the professor of mathematics at the University of Groningen.
1696 – John Bernoulli proposed the problem of the brachinstochrone, despite already knowing the answer.
1784 – Johann Bernoulli died on the 1st of January in Basel, Switzerland.