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Blaise Pascal 1623: Blaise Pascal
19.6.1623: Blaise Pascal (†19.8.1662)
Inventor of the first computer, Pascal also developed the Triangular Law of Probability, researched topics such as air pressure, hydrodynamics, and vacuums and gave his name to the unit of measurement for pressure. His philosophical and theological writings later inspired Rousseau and the Existentialist movement.
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“The man who beats Joe Louis will be the greatest boxer of all time” the American press wrote about a big up and coming fight on 19 June 1936 in New York. What is the name of the German boxer who beat him?
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  Bubi Scholz