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Today in History: April 26

Slide 1 of 12: Image Caption - Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543), Polish astronomer. Undated woodcut.

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1514: Copernicus makes his first observations of Saturn

Copernicus makes his first observations of the planet Saturn.

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