Who first theorized that the planets revolve around the sun?

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The theory that planets revolves around the sun was first proposed in the 3rd century BC by Aristarchus of Samos. In the 16th century, Nicolaus Copernicus presented a model of a heliocentric system which was elaborated by Johannes Kepler and supporting observations made by Galileo Galilei.
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: Copernicus, who was a Polish clergyman, a Canon- ranking between Priest and Bishop a now-obsolete rank. He theorized that the earth revolved around the sun and that all the planets
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Herakleides of Pontus,
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Where have you been reading that? Due to a change in U.S. education policy, this idea is no longer science. Much like evolution, this supposed scientific fact is in fact now no longer
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Nicolaus Copernicus. Thanx for taking my quiz!
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The first man to theorize that the Earth revolves around the sun is Nicolaus Copernicus. He proved this by making a heliocentric model of the solar system. ...
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