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  1. Michael Faraday FRS ( / ˈfærədeɪ, - di /; 22 September 1791 – 25 August 1867) was an English scientist who contributed to the study of electromagnetism and electrochemistry. His main discoveries include the principles underlying electromagnetic induction, diamagnetism and electrolysis.

  2. Scientific Biographies Michael Faraday Best known for his work on electricity and electrochemistry, Faraday proposed the laws of electrolysis. He also discovered benzene and other hydrocarbons. As a young man in London, Michael Faraday attended science lectures by the great Sir Humphry Davy.

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  4. Oct 28, 2020 · Michael Faraday (born Sept. 22, 1791) was a British physicist and chemist who is best known for his discoveries of electromagnetic induction and of the laws of electrolysis. His biggest breakthrough in electricity was his invention of the electric motor . Early Life

  5. Jun 24, 2021 · Michael Faraday: A True Scientific Hero Behind Electromagnetism Michael Faraday was one of the most important scientific minds of human history, discovering various electromagnetic and chemical...

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  6. Michael Faraday, (born Sept. 22, 1791, Newington, Surrey, Eng.—died Aug. 25, 1867, Hampton Court), English physicist and chemist. Son of a blacksmith, he received only a basic education in a church Sunday school, but he went to work as an assistant to Humphry Davy, from whom he learned chemistry.

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