Reece Irvine

  • 1543

    Nicolaus Copernicus

    Nicolaus Copernicus
    He was the first European to suggest that the Earth revolves around the sun. And other planets revolve around the sun. He also studied at 4 universities before even earning a degree.
  • Francis Bacon

    Francis Bacon
    Francis bacon contributed to the scientific revolution by creating the scientific method
  • Galileo Galilei

    Galileo Galilei
    Galileo Contributed by his revolutionary telescopic discoveries. Some of his discoveries include finding Jupiter's moons. Another discovery is also Saturn's rings.
  • Rene Descartes

    Rene Descartes
    His discovery was in the mathematics and scientific fields. His biggest discovery is the founding of analytic geometry. And the use of Coordinates.
  • Isaac Newton

    Isaac Newton
    Issac Newton invented calculus which helps to provide a clear understanding of optics. but his most important discovery is gravity and the laws of motion. Without his discovery, we would never know what keeps us on Earth.
  • John Locke

    John Locke
    John Locke suggested a rigorous method of experimental science.
  • Montesquieu

    Montesquieu's contribution to the scientific revolution was his political theory work and more specifically his the idea of separation.
  • Denis Diderot

     Denis Diderot
    Denis Diderot contributed to the Scientific revolution by connecting the newest scientific trends to more rational and realistic ideas.
  • Jean-Jacques Rousseau

     Jean-Jacques Rousseau
    Jean's theories of sovereignty and law had a direct influence on French Revolutionary
  • Voltaire

    Voltaire contributed to the Scientific revolution because he understood how Newton was separate from pure rationalism and he wrote a science to fit what was the observed world
  • James Watt

    James Watt
    James Watt contributed to the industrial revolution by inventing different types of steam engines.
  • Adam Smith

     Adam Smith
    Adam Smith's Contributions to the Revolutionary era were his writing and his writing added new ideas such as the free market and the assembly line production
  • George Washington

    George Washington
    George Washington was the commander of the Continental Army. Despite not having any experience in leadership he led the continental army to a victory in Yorktown.
  • Thomas Jefferson

    Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson Drafted the Declaration of Independence. Thomas Jefferson also wrote a bill establishing religious freedom.
  • Maximillien Robespierre

    Maximillien Robespierre
    Maximilien Robespierre encouraged the execution primarily by the guillotine which more than 17,000 enemies of the Revolution.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Created 24 Operas and most famous works such as The magic flute, Don Giovanni, and The Marriage of Figaro.
  • Miguel Hidalgo

     Miguel Hidalgo
    Miguel Hidalgo started the independence movement of Mexico by uttering "The Cry of Dolores".
  • Simon Bolivar

    Simon Bolivar
    Simon Bolivar led multiple expeditionary forces against the Spaniards. He also successfully liberated 3 territories.