Johannes Regiomontanus

JUNE 6, 2016

Johannes Regiomontanus, a German astronomer, was born June 6, 1436. Regiomontanus taught at Vienna in the 1450s, then travelled to Italy to take advantage of an opportunity to translate the Almagest, the great second-century astronomical treatise of Ptolemy of...

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