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[ 19-02-2004 ] Nicolaus Copernicus was born. (19th Feb. 1473)
A Polish astronomer, Nicolaus Copernicus was born in Feb 19, 1473.   He became famous for his theory which is later called Copernicus Theory.   However, he was persecuted by many scientists and religious people at that time because his theory was a challenge to the geocentric theory.   His theory was proved right by the effort of Galilei and Kepler.   

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