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08/02/1700 Swiss mathematician and physicist Daniel Bernoulli is born

He is known for the so called Bernoulli's principle. It is the law of energy conservation applied to ideal fluid. It underlies the operation of such technologies like airplane wing, sail, or carburettor. Daniel Bernoulli also created first kinetic theory of gases. He was a member of famous Bernoulli, which had mathematics as a family business.