Wojciech Krypa( Polish astrologer, physicist and physician.)
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Biography Wojciech Krypa
(Wojciech Krypa z Szamotul)
(ca. 1465, Szamotuly - 26.05.1507, Krakow) --
In 1483, Mr.. enrolled in the University of Cracow, at the turn of 1487 - 1488 he. received a Master of Arts, then taught at the Cracow University of optics, and astrology (in 1490-ies.). His lectures on astrology, Ptolemy, Copernicus listening. In 1500, Mr.. VK. went to Italy, studied medicine in Padua, in 1503, Mr.. defended his thesis for the degree of Doctor of Medicine. Back in Krakow, became the court physician of King Alexander I and Queen Elisabeth.