Mar 26, 2013

Prokop Divis 315th Birthday

Prokop Divis 315th Birthday

Dom Prokop Diviš, O.Praem. (Czech pronunciation: [ˈvaːtslaf ˈprokop ˈɟɪvɪʃ](26 March 1698 – 25 December 1765) was a Czech canon regular, theologian and natural scientist, who invented the first grounded lightning rod.
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