Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers

2014 Edition
| Editors: Thomas Hockey, Virginia Trimble, Thomas R. Williams, Katherine Bracher, Richard A. Jarrell, Jordan D. MarchéII, JoAnn Palmeri, Daniel W. E. Green

Cassini, Giovanni Domenico

  • Richard Baum
Reference work entry

Alternate Names

 Cassini I;  Cassini, Jean-Dominique

BornPerinaldo near Imperia, (Liguria, Italy), 8 June 1625

Died Paris, France, 14 September 1712
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Selected Reference

  1. Taton, René (1971). “Cassini, Gian Domenico (Jean-Dominique) (Cassini I).” In Dictionary of Scientific Biography, edited by Charles Coulston Gillispie, Vol. 3, pp. 100–104. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Chester, County ChesterUK