The Life of Nicholus Copernicus
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The chemical element Copernicum is named after Copernicus. It has the symbol Cn and atomic number 112.
Copernicus's work ‘On the Revolutions of Celestial Spheres’ was published shortly before he died in 1543.
He was born in Thorn, Royal Prussia, part of the Kingdom of Poland at the time.
Copernicus never got married or had children.
Both of his parents died when he was about 10.