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Edmond Halley 1656-1742 English astronomer and physicist famous for predicting the 1758 return of Halley's comet and for the instrumental role he played in the publication of Isaac Newton&#x002... Read more
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Sir Edmond Halley 1656-1742 English Astronomer and Physicist Edmond Halley is best known for predicting the return of the comet that today bears his name and for the instrumental role he played in the... Read more
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Halley, Edmond (1656-1743) English astronomer The son of a wealthy merchant, Edmond Halley was attracted to astronomy after seeing two comets as a child. By the age of eighteen, he had found errors in... Read more