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date: 07 May 2021

Oldenburg, Henry [Heinrich]locked

(c. 1619–1677)
  • Marie Boas Hall


Oldenburg, Henry [Heinrich] (c. 1619–1677), scientific correspondent and secretary of the Royal Society, was born in the free city of Bremen, Germany, one of two children of Heinrich Oldenburg (d. 1634), a teacher at the Bremen Paedegogium and later a professor at ...

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