Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit


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German physicist who invented the mercury thermometer and developed the scale of temperature that bears his name (1686-1736)

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Also on this day: 1543: Death of Polishastronomer Nicolas Copernicus; 1686: Birth of German physicist Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit; 1808: Dartmoor Prison opened to house French prisoners-of-war; 1819: Birth of Queen Victoria; 1844: Samuel Morse transmitted the first message of the US telegraph in Morse code; 1862: Westminster Bridge opened; 1988: Snow fell on the Syrian desert and Damascus had ten hours of snowfall for the first time in 50 years.
1686 Birth of Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit, German physicist who invented the mercury thermometer.
Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit, the inventor of the mercury thermometer whose name is applied to the temperature scale, was born in the city of Gdansk in 1686.
HAPPENED ON THIS DAY 1686: Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit, the German physicist who invented the mercury thermometer, was born.
onthisday 1686: Birth of Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit, German physicist who invented the mercury thermometer.
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1686: Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit, physicist who invented the mercury thermometer, was born.
1686: Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit, Dutch-German physicist who invented the mercury thermometer and devised the temperature scale bearing his name, was born.
ON THIS DAY DAY 1686: Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit, German physicist who invented the mercury thermometer, was born.