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Huniades, Johannes [formerly János Bánfi-Hunyadi]locked

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Huniades, Johannes [formerly János Bánfi-Hunyadi] (1576–1646), chemist and alchemist, was born at Nagybánya (Baia Mare) in Transylvania, the son of Benedict Bánfi-Hunyadi Mogyoró, from 1590 Calvinist bishop of the Trans-Tisza diocese. He served an apprenticeship as a goldsmith to a Nagybánya coiner and worked as a journeyman at ...

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