Magnus Celsius

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Magnus Celsius
Born (1621-01-16)16 January 1621
Alfta, Sweden
Died 5 May 1679(1679-05-05) (aged 58)
Uppsala, Sweden
Residence Sweden
Nationality Swedish
Fields Astronomy, Mathematics
Spouse Sara Celsius
Children Nils Celsius
Johan Celsius
Catharina Celsia
Olof Celsius, Sr.
Barbro Celsius

Magnus Celsius (16 January 1621–5 May 1679) was a Swedish astronomer and mathematician, decipherer of the staveless runes. His grandson was Anders Celsius.

He was the father of Olof Celsius, Nils Celsius and Johan Celsius.