Galileo Galilei Biography

Galileo Galilei

Title Desricption
Date of Birth February 15, 1565
Birth Place Pisa, Italy
Father Name Vincenzo Galilei
Mother Name Giulia di Cosimo Ammannati
Spouse Marina Gamba
Died January 8, 1642

In Short

Galileo Galilei was an Italian astronomer, physicist and engineer, sometimes described as a polymath. Galileo has been called the "father of observational astronomy", the "father of modern physics", the "father of the scientific method", and the "father of modern science".

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