Isaac Newton Quotes (Author of The Principia)
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Sir Isaac Newton January 4 , — March 31 or in Old Style : December 25 , — March 20 , was an English physicist , mathematician , astronomer , alchemist , inventor , theologian and natural philosopher. He is often regarded as the most influential scientist in history and is most famous for discovering the Laws of Gravity. Joseph Raphson Tr. Disputed [ edit ]. Misattributed [ edit ] Tact is the knack of making a point without making an enemy. Actually a statement by American advertising executive and author Howard W.
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Isaac Newton was a physicist and mathematician who developed the principles of modern physics, including the laws of motion and is credited as one of the great minds of the 17th-century Scientific Revolution. In , he published his most acclaimed work, Philosophiae Naturalis Principia Mathematica Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy , which has been called the single most influential book on physics. Newton was born on January 4, , in Woolsthorpe, Lincolnshire, England. Using the "old" Julian calendar, Newton's birth date is sometimes displayed as December 25, Newton was the only son of a prosperous local farmer, also named Isaac, who died three months before he was born. A premature baby born tiny and weak, Newton was not expected to survive.