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  1. Flamsteed, John

    the first astronomer-royal of England, born near Derby; his devotion to astronomy gained him the favour of Sir Jonas Moore, who was the means of getting him the appointment of astronomer-royal in 1675; from the Observatory of Greenwich, specially built for his use, he catalogued the fixed stars and supplied Newton with useful information bearing on his lunar theory; in 1675 he took holy orders, and was presented to the living of Burstow in Surrey, which he held till his death (1646-1719).

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flamsteed, john in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flamsteed, john in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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