Hermann Struve

Hermann Struve : biography 03 October 1854 - 12 August 1920 Karl Hermann Struve (October 3, 1854 – August 12, 1920) was a...

Ernest William Brown

Ernest William Brown : biography 29 November 1866 - 22 July 1938 Ernest William Brown FRS (29 November 1866 – 22 July 1938)...

Giorgio Abetti

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John Thomas Romney Robinson

John Thomas Romney Robinson : biography 23 April 1792 - 28 February 1882 Rev. Dr. Thomas Romney Robinson (23 April 1792 - 28...

Hans-Walter Rix

Hans-Walter Rix : biography 16 January 1964 - Hans-Walter Rix is a German astronomer and director of the Max Planck Institute for...

William Crabtree

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Charles R. Alcock

Charles R. Alcock : biography June 15, 1951 - Charles Roger Alcock (born June 15, 1951) is a British New Zealander astronomer....

William Herschel

William Herschel : biography 15 November 1738 - 25 August 1822 Frederick William Herschel,Caroline Herschel's autobiographies (M. Hoskin ed., 2003) page 13 KH,...

Nicolaus Copernicus

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Richard Ellis (astronomer)

Richard Ellis (astronomer) : biography 1950-5-25 - Richard Salisbury Ellis CBE FRS (born 25 May 1950, Colwyn Bay, Wales) is the Steele...