Acronius, Johannes (1520 - 1564)
Johannes Acronius was born in 1520 in Akrum, Frisia. He worked as a medical doctor in Basel and died there on the 18. or 28. October 1564 (Pest). Works are: 'Confectio astrolabii et annuli astronomici'; 'De motu Terrae'; 'De sphaera' and 'Prognostica astronomica'.

Poggendorff, Vol. I.
Neue Deutsche Biographie Vol. 1, p. 39

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