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  • 10-24-1601

    Tycho Brahe died in Prague. Kepler inherited his vast and accurate collection of astronomical data and used it to derive his laws of planetary motion.

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    Tycho Brahe
    Johannes Kepler
  • 10-24-1676

    Isaac Newton summarized the state of development of his method of fluxions and power series in the "Epistola posterior," which he sent to Oldenburg to transmit to Leibniz.

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    Isaac Newton
    Gottfried Leibniz
  • 10-24-1821

    Philipp Ludwig von Seidel born in Zweibrucken, Germany. He formulated the notion of uniform convergence.

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    Philipp von Seidel
    Uniform Convergence

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