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On the picture Copernicus birthplace (ul. Kopernika 15 in Torun city)
Nicolaus Copernicus (14731543) was a mathematician and astronomer who proposed that the sun was stationary in the center of the universe and the earth revolved around it.
Copernicus had a doctorate in canon law and, though without degrees, was a physician, polyglot, classics scholar, translator, governor, diplomat, and economist who in 1517 set down a quantity theory of money, a principal concept in economics to the present day, and formulated a version of Gresham's law

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