Nicolaus Copernicus(1473-1543)

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  • May 1, 1514

    De revolutionibus orbium coelestium

    De revolutionibus orbium coelestium
    Nicolaus Copernicus' Manuscript for the Heliocentric and Star Parallax Theories.
  • 1543

    Copernicss Defends His Manuscript

    Copernicss Defends His Manuscript
    Copernicus publicly defends that earth is a planet and the sun a body resting in a finite universe.
  • 1566

    Copernicus' Corrected Planetary Arrangement

    Copernicus' Corrected Planetary Arrangement
    Paul Wittich acknowledges Copernicus' symmetria argument but not decisive, he make corrections to ellaborate on the actual science
  • 1566

    Paul Wittich releases Sketch based on Copernican Manuscript

    Paul Wittich releases Sketch based on Copernican Manuscript
    Paul Wittich created a sketch that elaborated on the planetary system and WIttich entails,“a more exact reckoning of Copernicus,” mean sidereal periods revolution increase continuously from the Sun to Saturn. In a second tabulation, he showed that the mean daily motions decrease continuously from the Sun." (Westman, 405)
  • Galileo's First Recording of Jupiter Moons

    Galileo's First Recording of Jupiter Moons
    Heliocentric Model credited due to more accurate research by Galileo Jupiter Moons Study. First recording the Ann Arbor Manuscript."
  • Period:
    1473
    to
    1543

    Nicolaus Copernicus Birth/Death