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Elena Cornaro Piscopia
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Elena Cornaro Piscopia
Mathematician

Birthday

: 05 June 1646

Birthplace

: Venice, Italy

Sign

: Gemini

Died

: 26 July 1684

Lived

: 38 years

 Wiki   


  • She was a Venetian philosopher of noble descent
Real name:Elena Lucrezia Cornaro Piscopia / Elena Lucrezia Corner
When was Elena Cornaro Piscopia born?05 June 1646
When did Elena Cornaro Piscopia die? / Died26 July 1684
How many years did Elena Cornaro Piscopia live? / Lived38 years
Where was Elena Cornaro Piscopia born?Venice, Italy
Where did Elena Cornaro Piscopia die? / Deathplace Padova, Italy
Zodiac sign:Gemini
Nationality:Italian
Hair color:Brown
Eyes color:Brown



 Who was Elena Cornaro Piscopia? / Facts   


  • She became one of the first women to receive an academic degree from an university (in 1678)
  • As a young girl, Lady Elena was seen as a prodigy

  • She started a classical education, adviced by a friend of the family

  • She studied Latin and Greek, also French and Spanish, by the age of seven

  • She also mastered Hebrew and Arabic, earning the title of Oraculum Septilingue ("Seven-language Oracle")

  • She later studied mathematics, philosophy and theology

  • But she became also an expert musician, mastering the harpsichord, the clavichord, the harp and the violin

  • In 1669, she translated the Colloquy of Christ by Carthusian monk Lanspergius from Spanish into Italian


 Education   


  • University of Padua


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