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Pell, John

Born: 1610 AD
Died: 1685 AD, at 75 years of age.

Nationality: English
Categories: Mathematicians

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1610 - Pell was born in Sussex on March 1st. English diplomat and mathematician.

1624 - He entered Trinity College, Cambridge.

1634 - Wrote Astronomical History of Observations of Heavenly Motions and Appearances and Ecliptica prognostica.

1646 - Author of Controversy with Longomontanus concerning the Quadrature of the Circle.

1650 - He wrote An Idea of the Mathematics, I2iflO.

1672 - Wrote A Table of Ten Thousand Square Numbers.

1685 - He died in London on December 10th.

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