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About John Dalton
John Dalton was an English chemist and physicist. He was also a meteorologist and a writer.
He is known for his body of work and deep research into colour blindness, which is named as Daltonism after him. He was awarded the Royal Medal in 1826.
His Personal Life
He was born in Cumberland in 1766. He started teaching at his local school at the age of 12 and he spoke Latin fluently by the age of 14! He was never married and he had no kids. He died in 1844 at the age of 77, after having suffered 3 strokes.
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John Dalton's Popularity
John Dalton was a famous English chemist and physicist, who was born on September 6, 1766. As a person born on this date, John Dalton is listed in our database as the 15th most popular celebrity for the day (September 6).
People born on September 6 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. John Dalton is the 641st most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to John Dalton's birthday, John Dalton is the 565th most famous English.
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