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William Herschel
   discovered   
Uranus
Sir Frederick William Herschel, England, 1781.
Uranus
      
Was Discovered in 1781
At the time, there were only six known planets
Uranus
      
Has 13 Rings
William Herschell first "suspected" a ring in 1789. It was confirmed centuries later by Hawaii's Keck Telescope.
Uranus
      
Orbits the Sun on Its Side
Kind of rolls around the sun
William Herschel
   was   
The Discoverer of the Planet Uranus
Born 1738 CE, died 1822 CE
1977
   was the year   
The Rings of Uranus Were Discovered
Uranus (1990)
   starred   
Michel Blanc, GĂ©rard Depardieu and Jean-Pierre Marielle
Directed by Claude Berri and Arlette Langmann
Book I, Chap. XI.
   contains the canon law concerning   
The Origin, Life, Reign, Name and Death of Jupiter, and of Saturn and Uranus
Book I - Of the False Worship of the Gods
The Epitome, Chap. XIV.
   contains the canon law concerning   
The Actions of Saturnus and Uranus Taken from the Historians
The Epitome of the Divine Institutes
Uranus
      
Was Named After the Ancient Greek God of the Sky
Ouranos. The only planet, other than Earth, not named after a Roman god.
Uranus
      
Has a Moon Named Titania
Uranus
   is the Greek God or Goddess of   
The Sky
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Oberon
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Titania
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Ariel
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Umbriel
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Miranda
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Puck
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Portia
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Cressida
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Juliet
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Belinda
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Bianca
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Desdemona
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Rosalind
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Ophelia
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Cordelia
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Sycorax
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Caliban
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Prospero
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Setebos
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Perdita
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Stephano
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Trinculo
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Ferdinand
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Francisco
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Mab
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Cupid
Uranus
   is orbitted by   
Margaret
William Herschel
   was   
The Discoverer of Uranus' Moon Oberon
Born 1738 CE, died 1822 CE






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