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Elena Cornaro Piscopia Wiki, Bio, Birth Date, Death and More

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Elena Cornaro Piscopia (born on 5th June 1646) in Ca' Loredan, Venice, ItalyElena Cornaro Piscopia was Venetian Philosopher. Elena Cornaro Piscopia is known as the first women to achieve a degree from the university. She is famous as the first women to receive a PhD degree. According to wikipedia.org when Elena Cornaro Piscopia was born her parents, her father Gianbattista Cornaro Piscopia and her mother Zanetta Boni were not married. Elena Cornaro Piscopia father was the officer of one of the high status after the doge of Venice in the Republic of Venice. When Elena Cornaro Piscopia was seven years old she became perfect in Greek, Latin, Spanish and French languages. Later, she also included languages like Arabic and Hebrew. Elena Cornaro Piscopia studied subjects like mathematics, theology and philosophy. Also, Elena Cornaro Piscopia became a professional musician and known to play several instruments. Thus, she continued her career and became the first women to receive the PhD. Degree in the year 1678.

Elena Cornaro Piscopia died on 26th July 1684 in Padua, Republic of Venice. She was 38 years old at the time of her death. On 5th July 2019, Google also mentioned her in its doodle and celebrated Elena Cornaro Piscopia 373rd birthday.

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NameElena Cornaro Piscopia

Known for: First Women to receive a PhD. Degree from a University.

Date of Birth: 5th June 1646

Place of BirthCa' Loredan, Venice, Italy

Age: 38 years (when died)

Death26th July 1684

Cause of Death: Tuberculosis

Place of DeathPadua, Republic of Venice

Nationality: Venetian

Parents: Father - Gianbattista Cornaro Piscopia, Mother - Zanetta Boni

Educational Qualifications: PhD.

University: University of Padua

Languages knownGreek, Latin, Spanish, French, Arabic and Hebrew

Elena Cornaro Piscopia Wiki, Bio, Birth Date, Death
Elena Cornaro Piscopia Wiki, Bio, Birth Date, Death

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