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Jean d'Alembert

was born 305 years ago

17 November 1717

Jean d'Alembert was a a French mathematician who was a pioneer in the study of differential equations and their use of in physics. He studied the equilibrium and motion of fluids.

Find out more at: https://mathshistory.st-andrews.ac.uk/Biographies/DAlembert/