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Benjamin Banneker was a free-born descendant of slaves who became a famous
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From 1792 through 1797 Benjamin Banneker, an African American
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Sep 15, 2013 ... Famous For: Developing a mathematical formula to predict a solar eclipse.
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A tobacco farmer, and amateur astronomer, Benjamin Banneker was an
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Banneker was largely self-educated in astronomy and mathematics.
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