Category:Matthias Ringmann

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Matthias Ringmann (1482-1511) was a German cartographer and humanist poet. He is credited with naming America on the map of his friend Martin Waldseemüller.


Matthias Ringmann 
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German cartographer
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Date of birth 1482
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Date of death 1511
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Educated at
  • Heidelberg University
Occupation
  • cartographer
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