Riccioli, Giovanni Battista
Riccioli, Giovanni Battista
Italian astronomer (1598-1671)

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  • Riccioli , Giovanni Battista — (1598–1671) Italian astronomer Born at Ferrara in Italy, Riccioli was a Jesuit priest who spent most of his life at Bologna where he was professor of astronomy. In 1651 he produced his famous work Almagestum novum (The New Almagest). It is in… …   Scientists

  • Giovanni Battista Riccioli —     Giovanni Battista Riccioli     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Giovanni Battista Riccioli     Italian astronomer, b. at Ferrara 17 April, 1598; d. at Bologna 25 June, 1671. He entered the Society of Jesus 6 Oct., 1614. After teaching philosophy and …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Giovanni Battista Riccioli — Infobox Scientist name = Giovanni Battista Riccioli box width = image width =150px caption = Giovanni Battista Riccioli birth date = April 17 1598 birth place = Ferrara, Italy death date = June 25 1671 death place = Bologna residence =… …   Wikipedia

  • Giovanni Battista — Giovanni Battista, was a common Italian given name (see Battista for those with the surname) in the 16th 18th centuries, which in English means John the Baptist . Common nicknames include Giambattista, Gianbattista or Giovambattista. The Genoese… …   Wikipedia

  • Giovanni Battista Riccioli — Giovanni Riccioli Giovanni Riccioli, né le 17 avril 1598 à Ferrare (Italie) et décédé le 25 juin 1671 à Bologne (Italie) était un prêtre jésuite italien et astronome Il enseigna à Pavie et à Bologne. En 1650, il fut le premier à noter que Mizar… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Giovanni Battista Guglielmini —     Giovanni Battista Guglielmini     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Giovanni Battista Guglielmini     Scientist, b. at Bologna, 16 August, 1763; d. in the same city, l5 December, 1817. He is known as the first scientific experimenter on the… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Giovanni Battista Guglielmini — (b. at Bologna, 16 August1763; d. in the same city, 15 December1817) was an Italian physicist. He is known as the first scientific experimenter on the mechanical demonstration of the rotation of the earth. LifeHe received the tonsure in early… …   Wikipedia

  • Giovanni Riccioli — Giovanni Battista Riccioli Nacimiento 17 de abril 1598 Ferrara, Italia Fallecimiento 25 de junio 1671 Bolonia Nacionalidad …   Wikipedia Español

  • Giovanni Riccioli — Giovanni Battista Riccioli oder Giambattista Riccioli (* 17. April 1598 in Ferrara; † 25. Juni 1671 in Bologna) war ein italienischer Priester (seit 1614 Jesuit) und Astronom. Bevor er sich ganz der Astronomie zuwandte, lehrte er viele Jahre an… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Riccioli —   [rit tʃɔːli], Giovanni Battista, italienischer Astronom, * Ferrara 17. 4. 1598, ✝ Bologna 25. 6. 1671; Jesuit; Professor in Parma und Bologna, lehnte das kopernikanische System ab; erstellte mit F. M. Grimaldi eine Mondkarte und führte die… …   Universal-Lexikon

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