Francis Bacon
Born in

London, England, The United Kingdom

January 12, 1561

Died

April 9, 1626

Gender

male

Books

About Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St Alban was an English philosopher, statesman, and essayist. He is also known as a proponent of the scientific revolution. Indeed, according to John Aubrey, his dedication may have brought him into a rare historical group of scientists who were killed by their own experiments.

Quotes by Francis Bacon