Born: Dec 27, 1654 AD
Died: 1705 AD, at 50 years of age.
1654 - He was born on the 27th of December in Basel, Switzerland.
- He studied theology and entered the ministry and also studied mathematics and astronomy.
1676 - He traveled throughout Europe to learned latest discoveries in mathematics and the sciences.
1682 - He returned to Basel and he founded a school for mathematics and the sciences.
1687 - He was appointed professor of mathematics at the University of Basel
1690 - He became the first person to develop the technique for solving separable differential equations.
1705 - He died on the 16th of August in Basel, Switzerland.
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