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Anders Celsius
Birth: Nov. 27, 1701
Uppsala
Uppsala län, Sweden
Death: Apr. 25, 1744

Scientist, Astronomer. Born in Uppsala, Sweden, he was a astronomer, physicist and mathematician noted for developing the temperature scale used in almost all scientific work. Celsius' fixed scale for measuring temperature defines zero degrees as the temperature at which water freezes and 100 degrees as the temperature at which water boils. In 1741, he built Sweden's first observatory. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Tuberculosis
 
Burial:
Gamla Uppsala kyrka och kyrkogård
Uppsala
Uppsala kommun
Uppsala län, Sweden
Plot: Beneath the church floor
 
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Record added: Feb 09, 2000
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