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Johannes von Gmunden

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Johannes von Gmunden (Johannes de Gamundia; c. 1380 – February 23, 1442) was a German/Austrian astronomer, mathematician, humanist and early instrument maker. [1]

24 relations: Aristotle, Asteroid, Astrolabe, Astronomy, Austria, Basel Minster, Canon (priest), Euclid, Georg von Peuerbach, Gmünd, Lower Austria, Gmunden, Henry of Langenstein, Johannes de Sacrobosco, List of Catholic clergy scientists, List of minor planets: 15001–16000, Meteorology (Aristotle), Peter of Spain, Physics (Aristotle), Schwäbisch Gmünd, St. Stephen's Cathedral, Vienna, Ulm, University of Vienna, Upper Austria, Vienna.

Aristotle

Aristotle (Ἀριστοτέλης Aristotélēs,; 384–322 BC) was an ancient Greek philosopher and scientist born in the city of Stagira, Chalkidiki, in the north of Classical Greece.

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Asteroid

Asteroids are minor planets, especially those of the inner Solar System.

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Astrolabe

An astrolabe (ἀστρολάβος astrolabos; ٱلأَسْطُرلاب al-Asturlāb; اَختِرِیاب Akhteriab) is an elaborate inclinometer, historically used by astronomers and navigators to measure the inclined position in the sky of a celestial body, day or night.

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Astronomy

Astronomy (from ἀστρονομία) is a natural science that studies celestial objects and phenomena.

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Austria

Austria (Österreich), officially the Republic of Austria (Republik Österreich), is a federal republic and a landlocked country of over 8.8 million people in Central Europe.

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Basel Minster

The Basel Minster (German: Basler Münster) is one of the main landmarks and tourist attractions of the Swiss city of Basel.

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Canon (priest)

A canon (from the Latin canonicus, itself derived from the Greek κανονικός, kanonikós, "relating to a rule", "regular") is a member of certain bodies subject to an ecclesiastical rule.

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Euclid

Euclid (Εὐκλείδης Eukleidēs; fl. 300 BC), sometimes given the name Euclid of Alexandria to distinguish him from Euclides of Megara, was a Greek mathematician, often referred to as the "founder of geometry" or the "father of geometry".

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Georg von Peuerbach

Georg von Peuerbach (also Purbach, Peurbach, Purbachius; born May 30, 1423 – April 8, 1461) was an Austrian astronomer, mathematician and instrument maker, best known for his streamlined presentation of Ptolemaic astronomy in the Theoricae Novae Planetarum.

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Gmünd, Lower Austria

Gmünd is a town in the northwestern Waldviertel region of Lower Austria and the capital of the Gmünd district.

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Gmunden

Gmunden is a town in Upper Austria, Austria in the district of Gmunden.

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Henry of Langenstein

Henry of Langenstein, also known as Henry of Hesse the Elder (c. 1325 – 11 February 1397), was a German scholastic philosopher, theologian and mathematician.

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Johannes de Sacrobosco

Johannes de Sacrobosco, also written Ioannis de Sacro Bosco (1195 – 1256), was a scholar, monk and astronomer who was a teacher at the University of Paris.

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List of Catholic clergy scientists

This is a list of Catholic churchmen throughout history who have made contributions to science.

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List of minor planets: 15001–16000

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Meteorology (Aristotle)

Meteorology (Greek: Μετεωρολογικά; Latin: Meteorologica or Meteora) is a treatise by Aristotle.

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Peter of Spain

Peter of Spain (Petrus Hispanus; Portuguese and Pedro Hispano; century) was the author of the Tractatus, later known as the Summulae Logicales, an important medieval university textbook on Aristotelian logic.

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Physics (Aristotle)

The Physics (Greek: Φυσικὴ ἀκρόασις Phusike akroasis; Latin: Physica, or Naturalis Auscultationes, possibly meaning "lectures on nature") is a named text, written in ancient Greek, collated from a collection of surviving manuscripts known as the Corpus Aristotelicum because attributed to the 4th-century BC philosopher, teacher, and mentor of Macedonian rulers, Aristotle.

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Schwäbisch Gmünd

Schwäbisch Gmünd (until 1934: Gmünd) is a town in the eastern part of the German state of Baden-Württemberg.

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St. Stephen's Cathedral, Vienna

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Ulm

Ulm is a city in the federal German state of Baden-Württemberg, situated on the River Danube.

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University of Vienna

The University of Vienna (Universität Wien) is a public university located in Vienna, Austria.

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Upper Austria

Upper Austria (Oberösterreich; Austro-Bavarian: Obaöstarreich; Horní Rakousy) is one of the nine states or Bundesländer of Austria.

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Vienna

Vienna (Wien) is the federal capital and largest city of Austria and one of the nine states of Austria.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johannes_von_Gmunden

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