Callippus of Cyzicus

about 370 BC - about 310 BC


Callippus was a Greek astronomer who made accurate determinations of the lengths of the seasons and constructed a calendarused by all later astronomers.
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List of References (6 books/articles)

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Honours awarded to Callippus
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Lunar featuresCrater Callippus and Rima Calippus


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