The first 10 decimal digits are
Two reasons why nobody in 1592 would have realized this.
The 3/14 notation for month/date is primarily American and would NOT have been widely used in Europe in the 16th Century.
The value of Pi to 7-digits had been calculated by then BUT was NOT widely known.
Worth thinking about.
That seems so AMAZING.
I wonder when he realized that he was born on that auspicious day.
Probably NOT until he came to the U.S. because in Europe his birthday would have been on 14/3 rather than 3/14!
++++ Check Category ‘Events’ for other related posts >>>>