Brahé, Tycho

Brahé, Tycho

New postby Glyn Meredith » Sat Sep 27, 2008 4:07 pm

Tycho Brahé, the Danish astronomer, was born born Tyge Ottesen Brahe on December 14th, 1546 in Knutstorp Castle in what was then Danish Scania.

According to, Tycho Brahé "... Designed new astronomic instruments that were made in Augsburg, in particular a large celestial globe featuring circles which easily indicated the precision of minutes.

He died on October 24th, 1601

See also Wikipedia.
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