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Christopher Wren  (1632–1723) Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q170373 s:en:Author:Christopher Michael Wren q:en:Christopher Wren
Christopher Wren
Alternative names Sir Christopher Wren
Description British-English architect, astronomer, mathematician, physicist, anatomist and university teacher
Date of birth/death 20 October 1632 25 February 1723 (in Julian calendar)
Location of birth/death East Knoyle Hampton Court Castle
Work period 1657-1710
Work location London, Oxford, Cambridge
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English: Sir Christopher Wren (1632-1723) was a 17th century English designer, astronomer, geometer and one of the greatest English architects of his time. Wren designed 53 London churches, including St Paul's Cathedral, as well as many secular buildings of note. He was a founder of the Royal Society (president 1680-82), and his scientific work was highly regarded by Sir Isaac Newton and Blaise Pascal.

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