Isaac Newton

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Most Influential Person

English physicist and mathematician

Why Is Isaac Newton Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Sir Isaac Newton was an English mathematician, physicist, astronomer, alchemist, theologian, and author widely recognised as one of the greatest mathematicians and physicists of all time and among the most influential scientists. He was a key figure in the philosophical revolution known as the Enlightenment. His book Philosophiæ Naturalis Principia Mathematica , first published in 1687, established classical mechanics. Newton also made seminal contributions to optics, and shares credit with German mathematician Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz for developing infinitesimal calculus.

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What Are Isaac Newton's Academic Contributions?

Isaac Newton is most known for their academic work in the field of physics. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of mathematics, chemistry, religious studies, philosophy, and literature.

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