About Galileo Galilei
(Galileo's Friends Pictures are Above)
Born: February 15, 1564 Died: January 8, 1642
Political Affiliation: beleived people should have rights
Hometown: Pisa, Italy
Friends: Pope Urban VIII, Marina Gamba, Federico Cesi, Thomas Aquinas
1. Galieo proved the theory of heliocentrism was correct.
2. He is called "The Father of Science"
3.Galileo was a physicist,mathematition,engineer,astronomer, and a philosopher
4.He also played played a big part in the scientific revolution by improving the telescope and using observations to support copernicanism.
5. He was placed under house arrest for defying the bibles context.
1.Galileo was the first of 6 children
2.Grew up in a family of musicians and composers
3.Galileo was named after an ancestor, Galileo Bonaiuti, who was a physician, university teacher, and a politition.