1616 Birth of John Wallis, the first person to produce mathematical solutions describing inelastic collisions and who made contributions to infinitesimal calculus and to geometry
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- 1887 Birth of Henry Moseley, whose measurements of the x-ray spectra of various elements put the empirical concept of the atomic number on a firm basis in physics
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