Christiaan Huygens

Pre 1900

Christiaan Huygens

Christian Huygens was born in April 14,1629 and died in July 8, 1695. He was influenced by

Galileo galilei and discovered Orion Nubula,rings of Saturn and Titan.christiaan Huygens is a Dutch astronomer he's best known in his fields of physics, mathematics, astronomy and horology. Christiaan invented the pendulum clock and had three laws ,impact, motion and gravitation

Date of discovery

Discovery of Titan

In 1655- pre 1900

Technology used at the time

Christiaan used a new telescope to discover Titan, pendulum clock and wave theory.


He contributed in the discovery of Titan to help scientists with their discoveries of Titan research.