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Nicolas Fatio de Duillier
Swiss mathematician and astronomer. Born at the château Le Vieux clos in Duillier. Lived in Paris (from 1683), The Hague and London (from 1687). Member of the Academy of Sciences in Paris. Member of the Royal Society in London. Research on the distance...