Tuesday, August 21, 2007

The Admirable Crichton

Today according to Australian Eastern Standard Time when this item was posted

1560 Birth date of James Crichton ('The Admirable Crichton'; d. July 3, 1582), Scottish prodigy and polymath noted for his extraordinary accomplishments in languages, the arts, and sciences, of whom it was said he could answer any question on any science or liberal arts subject in 12 languages ...

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