Nicholas Lyubchanin( The court physician and astrologer, Grand Duke of Moscow and All Russia Vasily III (from 1508).)
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Biography Nicholas Lyubchanin
(? - 1548)
"Polonyanik Lithuanian, born Nemchin, as indicated in a handwritten translation. He graduated from the University of Rostock in 1484, Mr.. Was Paschalion, translated into Russian manual chronology, German herbalist (1534), strongly promoted astrology. In 1524, Mr.. translated into Russian Western European Prognostics Shtefflera, who called Almanak is distributed in the lists until the beginning of the XVIII century. (the original version of it before our time is not reached). "Almanak" provoked violent protests of the clergy (Maxim the Greek, Filofei), the more solid, that in this prognostication Shteffler predicted the end of the world through the flood in the years 1524-1525. That caused a big stir in Europe ". Apparently, this false prediction Shtefflera heavily damaged L. and he fell into disgrace (most likely, . after the death of Vasily III in 1533), . as can be judged by acrimonious "Word on Nicholas Nemchinov, . charmer and zvezdochettsa "Maxim the Greek, . where he wrote: "The world UBO representation predvozveschati hurry Thou, . of Nicholas, . povinuvsya stars, . Suddenly there is the lives of your Razzorenov predreschi not vozmogl Thou ",
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