Tycho brahe

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Tycho brahe

  1. 1. Tycho Brahe
  2. 2. Life Span <ul><li>Birth </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1546 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Death </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1601 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Age </li></ul><ul><ul><li>55yrs </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. “ Hometown” Copenhagen, Denmark
  4. 4. Accomplishment's <ul><li>Built the angle measuring device </li></ul>
  5. 5. Accomplishment’s <ul><li>Persuaded the king to build an observatory by Copenhagen before the telescope was invented. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Accomplishment’s <ul><li>He cataloged over one thousand stars before anyone else without a telescope! </li></ul>
  7. 7. Two Interesting Facts <ul><li>He had a fake golden nose </li></ul><ul><ul><li>He got his nose chopped off in the autumn of 1655 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>His Mysterious Death </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Bladder complications </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>They believed he died because he held his urine at a dinner party in Prague. (1961) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>His real death </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Mercury poisoning </li></ul></ul>

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