27 gen 2023 · Bürgi served as court watchmaker to Duke Wilhelm IV of Hesse-Kassel from 1579 to 1592 and worked in the royal observatory at Kassel, where he developed geometrical and astronomical instruments. Word of his exceptional instruments reached Prague, where Holy Roman Emperor Rudolf II was trying to establish a science centre, and in about 1603 Bürgi journeyed to Prague to take up the post of imperial clockmaker.
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16 gen 2023 · Montag, 16.01.2023. Mörderisches Daumenkino. Universitätsbibliothek Graz, Ms. 963 (Fechtbuch und Ringlehre) Papier, 122 Bl., 224 x 160mm, 1538, Passau
25 gen 2023 · Two people are associated with the invention of logarithms: the Scottish theologian and mathematician John Napier (1550–1617) and the Swiss clockmaker and mathematician Joost Bürgi (1552–1632). Both men were frustrated by the time they spent multiplying numbers together, and both realised that multiplication could be replaced by addition using logarithms.
31 gen 2023 · Famous Deaths for 31st January 2023 1632 – Joost Bürgi, Swiss clockmaker and mathematician (b. 1552) 1729 – Jacob Roggeveen, Dutch navigator and explorer (1st European to discover Easter Island), dies at 69 1933 – John Galsworthy, English author (Forsyte Saga-Nobel 1932), dies at 65
15 gen 2023 · Bürgi’s story began when she followed Csaba Péteri, press chief, down the street and was almost hit by a car. She was scared and went into the building to rest. The office staff surrounded her with love and offered her temporary accommodation, and the then-clerk of the office soon allowed Bürgi to stay permanently.
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