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Christopher Wren

Christopher Michael Wren (16321723) is one of the most highly acclaimed English architects in history. He was accorded responsibility for rebuilding 52 churches in the City of London after the Great Fire, including his masterpiece, St. Paul's Cathedral. Educated in Latin and Aristotelian physics at the University of Oxford, Wren was a anatomist, astronomer, geometer, and mathematician-physicist. He was a founder of the Royal Society & its president. He was professor of Astronomy at Gresham College & Oxford. He was appointed as Surveyor of the King's Works. He was a sickly child.


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Science           4                Astronomer, geometer, physicist 

Law                 0                      

Medicine         2                 Anatomist                                   

Business         2                 Architect      

Philosophy      0                                     

Art                   2                Architect  

Travel              0                        

Sports             *                 

Beauty            0             

Family             1           Married with children

Fame              1                        

Civic               1            Surveyor of the King's Works    

Career            1                        

Wealth            1            Inherited          

Leader            1            President of the Royal Society          

Humanity        1            Teacher           

 TOTAL         17           Polymath