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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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Some of Benjamin Banneker's contributions to math include how to better study
the stars to make predictions and calculations about events such as solar ...

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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, a son of a former slave, was born on a farm near Baltimore.
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Features a detailed biography as well as excerpts from a letter Banneker wrote to
Thomas Jefferson.

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From 1792 through 1797 Benjamin Banneker, an African American
mathematician and amateur astronomer, calculated ephemerides ... He later
taught himself literature, history, and mathematics, and he enjoyed reading. ...
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Sep 25, 2015 ... Benjamin Banneker was an American astronomer and mathematician ...
Banneker was largely self-educated in astronomy and mathematics.

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