The Life of Galileo

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  • Feb 15, 1569

    Galileo was born

    Galileo was born
    He was born in Florence
  • He taught at Vallombrosa.

  • In this year he wrote his first scientific book The Little Balan

  • His daughter Virgina is born.

  • His second daughter Livia is born.

  • He constructs a hydrostatic balance

    He constructs a hydrostatic balance
  • He observes three stars near Jupitar.

    He observes three stars near Jupitar.
    One of his first accomplishments.
  • He figured out four satellites of Jupitar

    He figured out four satellites of Jupitar
  • Galileo wrote in the Starry Messenger

  • Galileo first turned his telescope on Saturn

    Galileo first turned his telescope on Saturn
  • Verifies that Venus goes through phases like the moon

    Verifies that Venus goes through phases like the moon
  • Galileo included the observation of sunspots in "Discourse on Floating Bodies"

    Galileo included the observation of sunspots in "Discourse on Floating Bodies"
  • "Urban Vill's Blessing " Galileos book on comets is published

    "Urban Vill's Blessing " Galileos book on comets is published
  • Galileo becomes a grandpa

  • Put in jail for a period of time

    Put in jail for a period of time
  • His daughter Virgina dies

    His daughter Virgina dies
  • Galileo becomes blind in right eye.

  • He becomes totally blind.

    He becomes totally blind.
  • Galileos dies.

    Galileos dies.