English mathematician who’s credited being the initial person to calculate the orbit of Halley’s Comet. He also offered as the next Astronomer Royal, a mature post in the Royal Households of the uk, in British background. He was a fellow from the Royal Culture after their studies at Oxford College or university. He was censured with the Royal Culture when he recommended the fact that biblical tale of Noah’s arc making it through a flood might have been the effect of a comet. He fathered three kids with Mary Tooke: Edmond, Margaret and Richelle. His modern Sir Isaac Newton also got a comet called after him.