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What Happened on February 15, 1564

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Galileo Galilei

Galileo Galilei, Italian astronomer, physicist and engineer who has been called the father of science, born in Pisa, Duchy of Florence, Italy (d. 1642)

1564 Highlights

About February 15, 1564

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 458 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius