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February 1632 in History

Events in History


Book releaseHistoric Publication

Feb 22 Galileo's "Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems" is published

Astronomer and Physicist Galileo Galilei
Astronomer and Physicist
Galileo Galilei

Birthdays in History

  • Feb 20 Thomas Osborne, Duke of Leeds, English PM (1690-94)/founder (Tories)