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Pierre Louis Maupertuis

*1698 in Saint-Jouan-des-Guérets
+1759 in Basel


   

Pierre Louis Maupertuis

  French mathematician, philosopher and man of letters.
He invented invented the principle of least action,
and made an expedition to Lapland to determine the shape of the Earth.



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