Dutch Inventors

Simon Stevin's Inventions

Simon Stevin

Simon Stevin was a famous Dutch mathematician, physicist, and engineer of the 16th century. He had a profound impact on mathematics, science, and engineering as we know it today and has made a great many contributions in various fields.

Hans Lippershey's Inventions

Hans Lippershey

Hans Lippershey (also known as Jan Lippersheim or Hans Lippersheim) was a Dutch inventor of the 16th century, most commonly associated with the invention of the world’s first telescope.

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