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Italian physicist, mathematician, astronomer and philosopher


Galileo Galilei Info

Place of BirthPisa, Duchy of Florence, Italy
ResidenceGrand Duchy of Tuscany, Italy
Alma materUniversity of Pisa
NationalityItalian (Tuscan)
Known forKinematics, Dynamics, Telescopic observational astronomy, Heliocentrism
FieldsAstronomy, Physics and Mathematics
InstitutionsUniversity of Pisa, University of Padua
Place of deathArcetri, Grand Duchy of Tuscany, Italy
Academic advisorsOstilio Ricci
Notable studentsBenedetto Castelli, Mario Guiducci, Vincenzio Viviani
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 You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself. 
— Galileo Galilei