Monday October 18th 2010

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“Knowledge is power.”

~ Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon*Francis Bacon

Born 22 January 1561 London, England
Died 9 April 1626 (aged 65) Highgate, England

English philosopher, statesman, scientist, lawyer, jurist and author. He served both as Attorney General and Lord Chancellor of England. Although his political career ended in disgrace, he remained extremely influential through his works, especially as philosophical advocate and practitioner of the scientific revolution.

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