Facts on Leiden University alumni

Christiaan Huygens

Was a prominent Dutch mathematician and philosopher.

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John Quincy Adams

who shaped the foreign policy in line with his ardently nationalist commitment to America’s republican values.

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Hendrik Antoon Lorentz

A Dutch physicist.

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James Hutton

A Scottish geologist, physician, naturalist and more.

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René Descartes

A French philosopher, mathematician and writer.

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