July 6th in German History: Regiomontanus Dies

In the long list of German mathematicians, the name Regiomontanus, while not the most mentioned, still receives some mention in history and mathematics courses today. This is hardly surprising given the contributions he made not only to mathematics but also to astronomy. Johannes Müller von Königsberg, known as Regiomontanus, died on July 6th, 1476. RegiomontanusContinue reading “July 6th in German History: Regiomontanus Dies”