1686, May 241701-17241736, Sep 16
a physicist, engineer, and glass blower who is best known for inventing the mercury-in-glass thermometer (1714), and for developing a temperature scale now named after him. Daniel Gabriel began training as a merchant in Amsterdam after his parents died on 14 August 1701 from eating poisonous mushrooms. However, Fahrenheit's interest in natural science led him to begin studies and experimentation in that field.
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09/16/1736-German physicist and instrument maker Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit dies in the Netherlands
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