Yunktin( Italian (Florentine), astrologer, mathematician, philosopher and theologian.)
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(lat. Junctinus), Francesco Dzhuntini (Giuntini)
(7.03.1523, Florence - 1580 or 1590, Lyon) --
Monk of the Order of Carmelites, the famous preacher, SW. was a tutor of the Duke of Anjou, Franц¬ois, son of the King of France. November 18, 1554, Mr.. defended his thesis for a doctorate in theology. Most of his works published in France in Lyon. In 1573, Mr.. he released it widely known work "Speculum astrologiae" (a table for preparation of horoscopes; pereizd. in 2 min. in 1581). In 1577, Mr.. Paris was published on an astrological analysis of the appearance of the comet treatise S. In 1578, Mr.. Lyon came out 4 of his entire work: "Tractatus judicanti revolutiones nativitatum" (1578), Comment on "Sphere" Sacrobosco, "Sphaera J. de Sacro Bosco emendata "and reprint treatise on the comet. Interestingly, S. used as the geocentric and heliocentric world system. In addition to astrological works, SW. left a treatise on the calendar and set of poetic works.