Tue Jun 30th, 2009 at 02:12:02 PM EST
| A Daily Review Of International Online Media |Europeans on this date in history:
1646 – Birth of Gottfried Leibniz, a German philosopher and mathematician, a a polymath who made significant contributions in many areas of physics, logic, mathematics, history, librarianship, and of course philosophy and theology, while also working on ideal languages, mechanical clocks, mining machinery..."
"A universal genius if ever there was one, and an inexhaustible source of original and fertile ideas, Leibniz was all the more interested in logic because it ..." (d. 1716)
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