Leucippus of Miletus
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|Leucippus of Miletus (480 BC - 420 BC)|
* about 480 BC, † about 420 BC
Leucippus of Miletus was born about 480 BC in (possibly) Miletus, Asia Minor. Leucippus was a Greek philosopher who originated the atomic theory of indivisibles developed later by Democritus. Leucippus of Miletus died about 420 BC.
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This work is a derivative of:
 O’Connor, John J; Robertson, Edmund F: “MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive”, http://www-history.mcs.st-and.ac.uk/, 2014