Christopher Wren

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Sir Christopher Wren
Christopher Wren by Godfrey Kneller 1711.jpg
Wren in a portrait bi Godfrey Kneller (1771)
Born30 October 1632 [O.S. 20 October]
East Knoyle, Wiltshire, Ingland
Died8 March 1723 [O.S. 25 February]
(aged 89 A.S.; 90 N.S.)[1]
Lunnon, Kinrick o Great Breetain
NaitionalityInglis (later Breetish)
Alma materWadham College, Oxford
Kent forDesigner o 54 kirks includin St Paul's Cathedral, as well as mony secular biggins o note in Lunnon efter the Great Fire
Scientific career
FieldsArchitecture, pheesics, astronomy, and mathematics
Academic advisorsWilliam Oughtred

Sir Christopher Wren PRS (30 October 1632 [O.S. 20 October] – 8 Mairch 1723 [O.S. 25 Februar]) is ane o the maist heichly acclaimed Inglis architects in history.[2]

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  1. Frae the 12t century tae 1752, the legal year in Ingland began on 25 Mairch Auld Style.
  2. "Wren, Sir Christopher: Biography from". Retrieved 6 September 2009.