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Pell, John

Born: 1610 AD
Died: 1685 AD

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.