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Adrain, Robert

Born: 1775 AD
Died: 1843 AD
Nationality: Irish
Categories: Mathematicians

1775 – Born on the 30th of September in Carrickfergus, Ireland.

1798 – He left Ireland after the failure of the uprising of the United Irishmen
          and moved to Princeton, New Jersey.

       – He taught Mathematics at various schools in the United States.

1808 – His formulation of the method of least squares was published.

1843 – He died on the 10th of August in New Brunswick, New Jersey.