Sister Maria Celeste (16 August 1600 – 2 April 1634), born Virginia Gamba, was
the daughter of the Italian scientist Galileo Galilei and Marina Gamba.
Little is known about the life of Sister Maria Celeste until 1623, but about 120
letters to her father, written from 1623 to 1634 have survived. From these the
As one reads these letters, one quickly realizes that Maria Celeste lived in a very
... with responsibility of providing a dowry of his sister, Virginia Galilei Landucci.
Virginia Galilei (sister Maria Celeste). Virginia Galilei, Galileo's oldest child, was
born on August 12, 1600. At her birth Galileo personally wrote her horoscope, ...
Continuing with his theories on motion, Galileo used a horse to demonstrate that
S. Maria Celeste. The day after his sister Virginia's funeral, the already world-
renowned scientist Galileo Galilei received this, the first of 124 surviving letters
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Dec 4, 2012 ... Virginia took the name Suor (“Sister”) Maria Celeste, while her younger ... To
allay the hardships imposed by destitution, Suor Maria Celeste ...
Oct 31, 2010 ... Virginia was the eldest of her siblings sister Livia and her brother Vincezio. The
three were ... Maria Celeste died from dysentry at the age of 33.
To Father has 31 ratings and 6 reviews. Giorgia said: Virginia Galilei nasce nel
1600 da Galileo Galilei e da Marina Gamba, che erano o molto progressist...