Georges-Louis Le Sage

  • georges-louis le sage
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    georges-louis le sage
    born(1724-06-13)13 june 1724
    geneva, republic of geneva
    died9 november 1803(1803-11-09) (aged 79)
    geneva, france

    georges-louis le sage (french: [lə saʒ]; 13 june 1724 – 9 november 1803) was a genevan physicist and is most known for his theory of gravitation, for his invention of an electric telegraph and his anticipation of the kinetic theory of gases. furthermore, he was a contributor to the encyclopédie ou dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers.[1]

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Georges-Louis Le Sage
Lesage.jpg
Georges-Louis Le Sage
Born(1724-06-13)13 June 1724
Died9 November 1803(1803-11-09) (aged 79)
Geneva, France

Georges-Louis Le Sage (French: [lə saʒ]; 13 June 1724 – 9 November 1803) was a Genevan physicist and is most known for his theory of gravitation, for his invention of an electric telegraph and his anticipation of the kinetic theory of gases. Furthermore, he was a contributor to the Encyclopédie ou Dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers.[1]