Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit

Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit

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Death 16 Sep 1736 (aged 50)
Burial The Hague (Den Haag), Den Haag Municipality, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Memorial ID 39351227 · View Source
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Daniel Fahrenheit was a physicist and engineer who worked most of his life in the Netherlands. Fahrenheit was born in Gdansk as the son of Daniel and Concordia Fahrenheit. His interest in sciences caused him to take up studies and experimentation in that field. His studies brought him to the Netherlands and in 1724 and he became a member of the Royal Society. Daniel Fahrenheit developed precise thermometers and his FAHRENHEIT SCALE is still used in the United States.

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  • Find a Grave Memorial 39351227
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit (24 May 1686–16 Sep 1736), Find a Grave Memorial no. 39351227, citing Kloosterkerk, The Hague (Den Haag), Den Haag Municipality, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands ; Maintained by CMWJR (contributor 50059520) .