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Hadley, Johnlocked

  • Gloria Clifton


Hadley, John (1682–1744), natural philosopher and mathematician, was born on 16 April 1682 in Bloomsbury, London, the second of six children and eldest son of George Hadley (1649–1729) and his wife, Katherine (1654/5–1712). He was baptized at the parish church of St Giles-in-the-Fields, Bloomsbury...

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