Johannes Kepler

Johannes Kepler bio

Birth Name: Johannes Kepler

Occupation: Astronomer

Place Of Birth: Germany

Date Of Birth: December 27, 1571

Date Of Death: November 15, 1630

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: German

Johannes Kepler was born on the 27th of December, 1571. He was famous for being a Astronomer. German scientist and key figure in the 17th century scientific revolution who came up with the eponymous laws of planetary motion. He did fundamental work in the field of optics and invented an improved version of the refracting telescope

Johannes Kepler was born in Germany. He would impress passersby at his grandfather’s inn with his incredible mathematical acuity. In 1620 his mother was imprisoned for sixteen months on accusations that she was a witch.

Johannes Kepler was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Johannes Kepler was born in 1570s.

Johannes Kepler is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Johannes Kepler’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Johannes Kepler’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Johannes Kepler kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Johannes Kepler was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Johannes Kepler
NICKNAME: Johannes
RELIGION: Lutheran
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn



Zodiac Sign: Johannes Kepler was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Johannes Kepler was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Johannes Kepler had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Johannes Kepler’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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