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Benjamin Banneker (November 9, 1731 – October 9, 1806) was a free African
American ..... His chronic alcoholism, which worsened as he aged, may have
contributed to his death. An obituary concl...

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

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Benjamin Banneker, a son of a former slave, was born on a farm near Baltimore.
... How to Use Benjamin Banneker's Mathematical Puzzles in Your Classroom

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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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Sep 15, 2013 ... Famous For: Developing a mathematical formula to predict a solar eclipse.
Benjamin Banneker (1731-1806) was an African-American scientist and ... and
this would contribute to not only passing interest in astronomy, but an ...

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Benjamin Banneker was an American astronomer and mathematician who
started his ... Banneker was largely self-educated in astronomy and mathematics.

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Benjamin Banneker was born on this date in 1731. He was a ... Growing up, he
spent much of his free time devising and solving mathematical puzzles. It was not
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