What Is Blaise Pascal Famous for?


Blaise Pascal is famous for the Pascal's Triangle. The French theological writer, physicist and mathematician was born to a tax collector in 1623. He developed extraordinary skills at a young age with some of his earliest works exploring the natural and applied sciences.
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Blaise Pascal
Born: June 19, 1623
Birthplace: Clermont-Ferrand, France
Died: August 19, 1662
Blaise Pascal was a French mathemetician, physicist, inventor and philosopher. He is best known for his contributions to the studies of theology and mathematics.
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Blaise Pascal was born on June 19, 1623. Pascal was a mathematician, a physicist, theologist and a philosopher born in Clermont-Ferrand, France.
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