Galileo Galilei

Angel Perez & Brianna Loera

About Galileo

Galileo was a leading figure in the Scientific Revolution who demonstrated the planets revolve around the Sun instead of Earth.
He was born February 15,1564 in Pisa, Duchy of Florence, Italy

Died on January 8,1642 at age 77 Arcetri , Grand Duchy of Tuscany, Italy

His fields of work astronomy,physics,engineering,natural philosophy, and mathematics. He made the Galileo Galilei Telescopio


He has been called the " father of observational astronomy", the " father of modern physics" , and the " father of science".
Big image