Wednesday 13 July 2016

Astrognome Scrapbook John Dee

John Dee 1527-1608

He was born in London on July 13th 1527, a mathematician and sorcerer, he observed the supernova of 1572 during the day and night and noted its place, motion height and other phenomena.

In 1573 he wrote a book on trigonometry and the parallax of stars. John Dee died in December 1608.  

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