Unsung heroes

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not "greatest ever" but "greatest ever who nobody thinks of" or something like that. maybe tycho brahe isn't the best example, but he's still overshadowed by kepler or galileo i think. or how about harald bohr (neils' younger brother). anyway that's the idea.
 

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unsung heroes

you?
 
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Sgt. James Treber.
http://www.armytimes.com/news/2009/07/ap_soldiers_medal_071509/"
Master Corporal Paul Franklin.
http://www.canada.com/topics/travel/canadianheroes/story.html?id=796cc833-93f2-47df-906d-eb534ba54304&k=64189" [Broken]


Just two of many who do not get the recognition they deserve.
 
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People that pick my garbage
 
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Hipparchos, perhaps, or Eudoxos?
 
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hans von mangoldt is another good one imho
 

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