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Nicolaus Copernicus was born in February 19th, 1473 and died May 21st, 1543
I am a Renaissance-era mathematician and an astronomer.
Nicolaus is known for his Copernican Principle, Gresham's Law, and Heliocentrism.
I formulated a model of the universe where the Sun was in the center rather than the Earth, and I was right.
I never got married and never had any children of my own.
The Roman Catholic Church criticized NIcolause's Theories. They even banned his book after he died and for almost 300 years it remained as a forbidden book.
By 1508, Nicolaus had already begun to create his model of the planetary system, suggesting the Sun instead of the Earth was the center of our universe.
Nicolaus wasn't the only one to suggest that the Sun is the center of our universe, other astronomers suggested this but the Roman Catholic Church didn't accept them.
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