Tycho Brahe

1546 - 1601

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Tycho Brahe was a Danish astronomer who is best known for the astronomical observations which led Kepler to his theories of the Solar system.
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List of References (39 books/articles)

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Honours awarded to Tycho Brahe
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Planetary featuresCrater Tycho Brahe on Mars
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  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  2. Astroseti (A Spanish translation of this biography)
  3. NNDB
  4. The Galileo Project
  5. Science Museum Florence
  1. High Altitude Observatory
  2. Svalov {Brahe's birthplace)
  3. Linda Hall Library (Astronomicall coniector: 1632)
  4. Mathematical Genealogy Project

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