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Nicolaus Copernicus


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Nicolaus Copernicus
   lifespan was   
1473-1543
Developed heliocentric model of the solar system using scientific methods
Nicolaus Copernicus
   was born in   
Thorn, Poland
1473-1543. Now Torun. Astronomer who developed the theory that the earth is a moving planet
Nicolaus Copernicus
   was   
The Creator of the Sun-centered Model of the Solar System
Born 1473 CE, died 1543 CE -- His work was based on Aristarchus of Samos
Nicolaus Copernicus
   discovered   
The Earth Revolves Around the Sun
Placed the sun, not the Earth, at the centre of the solar system.
Revolutions of the Celestial Orbs
   was written by   
Nicolaus Copernicus
1543
Nicolaus Copernicus
   wrote   
On the Revolution of Heavenly Spheres
1543
      
Nicolaus Copernicus Died
Legend says he died the same day that the first printed copy of On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres was placed in his hands






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