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Benjamin Banneker (November 9, 1731 – October 9, 1806) was a free African
American ...... None of these accounts has described the contribution which
Banneker actually made." (2) Cerami, ...

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Benjamin Banneker saw astronomical patterns from which he could make
calculations ... the stars and learned advanced mathematics from borrowed
textbooks.

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Benjamin Banneker, the son of Robert and Mary Bannaky was born in 1731. ...
Banneker taught himself astronomy and advanced mathematics. .... Source:
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Benjamin Banneker Biography - Early Life Benjamin Banneker, an African ... this
park is on Banneker's contributions to the field of astronomy and Mathematics.

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Without Benjamin Banneker, our nation's capital would not exist as we know it. ...
He spent his last years as an internationally known polymath: farmer, engineer, ...

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Features a detailed biography as well as excerpts from a letter Banneker wrote to
Thomas Jefferson.

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A tobacco farmer, and amateur astronomer, Benjamin Banneker was an
inspiration for his mathematical achievements. He is frequently described as the
first ...

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Famous For: Developing a mathematical formula to predict a solar eclipse.
Benjamin Banneker (1731-1806) was an African-American scientist and ...
celestial world worked and this would contribute to not only passing interest in
astronomy, ...

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Benjamin Banneker, a son of a former slave, was born on a farm near Baltimore.
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And Benjamin Banneker's accomplishments didn't end there. Borrowing books
on astronomy and mathematics from a friend, Benjamin engorged himself in the ...