Giovanni Virginio Schiaparelli


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Noun1.Giovanni Virginio Schiaparelli - Italian astronomer who first noted lines (which he called canals) on the surface of Mars (1835-1910)Giovanni Virginio Schiaparelli - Italian astronomer who first noted lines (which he called canals) on the surface of Mars (1835-1910)
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ITALIAN ASTRONOMER Giovanni Virginio Schiaparelli was arguably the most skillful visual planetary observer of the 19th century.
Giovanni Virginio Schiaparelli died; discovered the connection between comets and meteor streams; observed and drew Mars; described the 'canali' on Mars.