The day that Francis died: Taking Isaac down a peg or two.

The eminent London stockbroker Francis Baily died aged 70 on 30th August 1844. What did a Victorian stockbroker have to do with John Flamsteed and Isaac Newton? [To find out read here]

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Aging freak who fell in love with the history of science and now resides mostly in the 16th century.
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