1629, Apr 141649-16931695, Jul 8
a prominent Dutch mathematician, scientist, astronomer, physicist, probabilist and horologist. His work included early telescopic studies of the rings of Saturn and the discovery of its moon Titan, the invention of the pendulum clock and other investigations in timekeeping.
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08/13/1642-Christiaan Huygens discovers Martian south polar cap 
03/25/1655-Christiaan Huygens discovers Titan, Saturn's largest moon
10/04/1675-Christiaan Huygens patents pocket watch
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Denis Papin
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