Jean Richer

1630 - 1696


Jean Richer was a French mathematician and astronomer who worked for the French Academy of Sciences on the longitude problem.
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List of References (7 books/articles)

Mathematicians born in the same country


Other Web sites
  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  2. The Galileo Project

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