Nikolaus Kopernikus
Nicolaus Copernicus was a Polish mathematician and astronomer. In addition, he was also a major figure in the fields of medicine, economics, canon law, and politics. He was the first to place the sun at the center of the universe, rather than the earth.

Full Name Nicolaus Copernicus
Who astronomer
Birth Date February 19, 1473
Death Date May 24, 1543
Country Poland
Born Torun, Poland
Died Frombork, Poland
Cause of Death apoplexy / paralysis

Jagiellonian University

University of Bologna

University of Padua

University of Ferrara

Father Mikolaj Kopernik Sr.
Mother Barbara Watzenrode Kopernik
Spouse none

Andrzej Kopernik

Barbara Kopernik

Katarzyna Kopernik Gertner

Children none
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