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Adelard of Bath

1075 - 1160

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Adelard of Bath (Latin: Adelardus Bathensis; c. 1080? – c. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adelard of Bath has received more than 135,942 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia. Adelard of Bath is the 117th most popular astronomer (down from 116th in 2019), the 1,145th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,059th in 2019) and the 17th most popular British Astronomer.

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Among astronomers, Adelard of Bath ranks 117 out of 531Before him are Taqi ad-Din Muhammad ibn Ma'ruf, E. M. Antoniadi, Édouard Stephan, Henry Norris Russell, Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld, and Jeremiah Horrocks. After him are Tom Gehrels, Johann Adam Schall von Bell, Ali Qushji, Christian Heinrich Friedrich Peters, Hermann Goldschmidt, and William Parsons, 3rd Earl of Rosse.

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Among people born in 1075, Adelard of Bath ranks 4Before him are Lothair II, Holy Roman Emperor, Al-Zamakhshari, and Henry IX, Duke of Bavaria. After him are Emperor Taizong of Jin, Emperor Tianzuo of Liao, Soběslav I, Duke of Bohemia, Orderic Vitalis, and Magnus Erlendsson, Earl of Orkney. Among people deceased in 1160, Adelard of Bath ranks 5Before him are Eric IX of Sweden, Peter Lombard, Constance of Castile, and Niklot. After him are Minamoto no Yoshitomo, Al-Muqtafi, Raymond du Puy, Theodore Prodromos, Herman III, Margrave of Baden, Herman of Carinthia, and Ibn al-Qalanisi.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Adelard of Bath ranks 1,145 out of 7,765Before him are Angus Deaton (1945), James Murray (1837), Simon Pegg (1970), Jeremiah Horrocks (1618), Joseph Banks (1743), and John Dudley, 1st Duke of Northumberland (1504). After him are Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig (1861), Victor Turner (1920), Annie Chapman (1841), Evelyn Waugh (1903), Allen Carr (1934), and James Black (1924).

Among ASTRONOMERS In United Kingdom

Among astronomers born in United Kingdom, Adelard of Bath ranks 17Before him are Antony Hewish (1924), William Huggins (1824), Mary Somerville (1780), George Biddell Airy (1801), Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin (1900), and Jeremiah Horrocks (1618). After him are William Parsons, 3rd Earl of Rosse (1800), John Russell Hind (1823), Williamina Fleming (1857), N. R. Pogson (1829), Margaret Burbidge (1919), and John Bevis (1695).