Henry Cavendish

Henry Cavendish FRS (10 October 1731 – 24 Februar 1810) wis a Breetish naitural filosofer, scientist, an an important experimental an theoretical chemist an pheesicist. Cavendish is notit for his discovery o hydrogen or whit he cried "inflammable air".[1]

Henry Cavendish
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Henry Cavendish
Born10 October 1731(1731-10-10)
Nice, Kinrick o Sardinie
Died24 Februar 1810(1810-02-24) (aged 78)
Lunnon, Ingland
Alma materVarsity o Cambridge
Kent forDiscovery o hydrogen
Measurt the Yird's density
Scientific career
FieldsChemistry, pheesics


  1. Cavendish, Henry (1766). "Three Papers Containing Experiments on Factitious Air, by the Hon. Henry Cavendish". Philosophical Transactions. The University Press. 56: 141–184. doi:10.1098/rstl.1766.0019. Retrieved 6 November 2007.