Hicetas

Deceased Person

1969 – 2022

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Who was Hicetas?

Hicetas was a Greek philosopher of the Pythagorean School. He was born in Syracuse. Like his fellow Pythagorean Ecphantus and the Academic Heraclides Ponticus, he believed that the daily movement of permanent stars was caused by the rotation of the Earth around its axis.

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Born
Dec 31, 1969
Died
Jan 24, 2022

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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