Tycho Brahe

Tycho Brahe bio

Birth Name: Tyge Ottesen Brahe

Occupation: Astronomer

Place Of Birth: Sweden

Date Of Birth: December 14, 1546

Date Of Death: October 24, 1601

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Danish

Tycho Brahe was born on the 14th of December, 1546. He was popular for being a Astronomer. One of the most important astronomers of the sixteenth century who was the last of the major naked eye astronomers, working without telescopes. He was made the official imperial astronomer by the Holy Roman emperor Rudolph II in 1597.

Tycho Brahe was born in Sweden. He studied law at the University of Copenhagen because his uncle wanted him to. Before he discovered otherwise, people believed stars were comets in the atmosphere.

Tycho Brahe was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Tycho Brahe was born in 1540s.

Tyge Ottesen Brahe 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".


Tycho’s Tyge Ottesen Brahe attended University of Rostock, Leipzig University, University of Copenhagen.


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

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Personal Life

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

Tycho Brahe was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Tyge Ottesen Brahe
NICKNAME: Tyge Ottesen Brahe, Tycho Brahe
RELIGION: Lutheran
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Tycho Brahe was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Tycho Brahe was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Tycho Brahe had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Tycho Brahe’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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