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  1. Newcomb, Simon Newcombnoun

    United States astronomer (1835-1909)


  1. Simon Newcomb

    Simon Newcomb was a Canadian-American astronomer and mathematician. Though he had little conventional schooling, he made important contributions to timekeeping as well as writing on economics and statistics and authoring a science fiction novel.

Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers

  1. Simon Newcomb

    LL.D., American astronomer, born Wallace, (Nova Scotia), 12 March, 1835. Went to the United States in ’53, and was appointed computor on the Nautical Almanack. In ’77 he became senior professor of mathematics in the U. S. navy. He has been associated with the equipment of the Lick observatory, and has written many works on mathematics and astronomy, as well as Principles of Political Economy, 1885.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Simon Newcomb in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Simon Newcomb in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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