The astronomer Giovanni Schiaparelli died at the age of 75. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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Known for his contributions to the field of astronomy, he is particularly remembered for his hypotheses about the topography of Mars. He also identified an asteroid — 69 Hesperia — and established the relationship between comets and meteor showers.
He was born in the northern Italian town of Savigliano, and he died in Milan at the age of seventy-five.