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François Arago

French mathematician, physicist, astronomer and politician

François Jean Dominique Arago (Catalan: Francesc Joan Dominic Aragó; February 26, 1786October 2, 1853) was a French mathematician, physicist, astronomer and politician.

François Arago
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25th Prime Minister of France
In office
May 9, 1848 – June 24, 1848
Preceded byJacques-Charles Dupont de l'Eure
Succeeded byLouis-Eugène Cavaignac
Personal details
BornFebruary 26, 1786
DiedOctober 2, 1853
Political partyNone