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1555 – Born in Worcester on the 1st of August. 1582 – Kelley approached John Dee, initially under the name Edward Talbot. Dee had already been trying to contact angels with the help of a "scryer" or crystal-gazer, but he had not been successful. Kelley professed the ability to do so, and impressed Dee with ..

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721 BC – Born in Tus, Khorasan, in Iran, then under the rule of the Umayyad Caliphate.          – He began his career practising medicine, under the patronage of the Barmakid Vizir of Caliph Haroun al-Rashid. 776 BC – He was engaged in alchemy in Kufa. 803 BC – Jabir was placed under house ..

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1682 – Böttger was born in Schleiz, Thuringia on the 4th of February. 1708 – His potteries were under royal patronage, and he was made director of the extensive works. 1715 – He perfected white porcelain. 1719 – He died on the 13th of Mar..

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