RøMER OLE

Birth and Life

Ole Rømer

astronomer

Date of birth 25. 9. 1644
Country of birth Denmark

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Death

Date of death 19. 9. 1710
Cemetery Copenhagen Cathedral, Copenhagen, Denmark
GPS coordinates of the cemetery 55.679326, 12.572327

Details:
He was buried in this church, but several fires have destroyed the church since and the exact location of his remains is not known.

Summary from Wikipedia

Rømer also invented the modern thermometer showing the temperature between two fixed points, namely the points at which water respectively boils and freezes.

Author of contribution: Janez, published 13. 1. 2016

Images of the grave

Location of the cemetery

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