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What Happened on February 1, 1550

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestJohn Napier

John Napier, Scottish mathematician and inventor (logarithms), born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 1617)

Mathematician John Napier
John Napier

1550 Highlights

About February 1, 1550

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 471 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius