Bartholomäus Scultetus

Intro German astronomer and cartographer
A.K.A. Bartolomaeus Scultetus
Was Astronomer Cartographer Politician Mathematician
From Germany
Type Arts Mathematics Politics Science
Gender male
Birth 14 May 1540, Görlitz, Germany
Death 1614, Görlitz, Germany (aged 73 years)
Star sign Taurus

Bartholomäus Scultetus (born Barthel Schulze; 14 May 1540, Görlitz – 21 June 1614, Görlitz) was a mayor of Görlitz, astronomer, cartographer and compiler of biblical chronologies. He knew Tycho Brahe and was visited by Johannes Kepler. He conferred with Rabbi Loew, the famous Prague Kabbalist.

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