Anders Celsius Birthday, Date of Birth

Anders Celsius

Anders Celsius (27 November 1701 – 25 April 1744) was a Swedish astronomer, physicist and mathematician. He was professor of astronomy at Uppsala University from 1730 to 1744, but traveled from 1732 to 1735 visiting notable observatories in Germany, Italy and France. He founded the Uppsala Astronomical Observatory in 1741, and in 1742 proposed the Celsius temperature scale which bears his name.

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Birthday, Date of Birth
Thursday, December 8, 1701
Place of Birth
Uppsala
Age
319
Star Sign

The December 8, 1701 was a Thursday under the star sign of . It was the 341 day of the year. President of the United States was N/A.

If you were born on this day, you are 319 years old. Your last birthday was on the Tuesday, December 8, 2020, 85 days ago. Your next birthday is on Wednesday, December 8, 2021, in 279 days. You have lived for 116,598 days, or about 2,798,372 hours, or about 167,902,362 minutes, or about seconds.

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8th of December 1701 News

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