Daniel Bernoulli

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Birthday
8, 1700
Birthplace
Netherlands
Death Date
Mar 17, 1782 (82)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
8, 1700
Birthplace
Netherlands
Death Date
Mar 17, 1782 (82)

About

Pioneering physicist and mathematician remembered for his significant contributions to the fields of statistics and probability. The famous "Bernoulli principle" is named in his honor.

Before Fame

He earned his PhD in Anatomy and Botany in 1721.

Trivia

His father banned him from the household after they tied for first place at a science contest held at the University of Paris.

Family Life

His father is Johann Bernoulli, one of many famous mathematicians in his family.

Associated With

He was a close friend of fellow Swiss physicist and mathematician Leonard Euler.