Alenush Terian

1921 - 2011

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Ālenush Teriān (Armenian: Ալենուշ Տէրեան; Persian: آلنوش طریان; also: آلنوش تریان‎; November 9, 1921 – March 4, 2011), was an Iranian-Armenian astronomer and physicist and is called 'Mother of Modern Iranian Astronomy'. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alenush Terian has received more than 29,931 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Alenush Terian is the 408th most popular astronomer, the 311th most popular biography from Iran and the 5th most popular Iranian Astronomer.

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Among astronomers, Alenush Terian ranks 408 out of 532Before her are Grigory Shajn, Pelageya Shajn, David Todd Wilkinson, Guillermo Haro, Jill Tarter, and Edwin Foster Coddington. After her are Robert Emden, Vincenzo Cerulli, Barnaba Oriani, Walter Frederick Gale, Orest Khvolson, and Matvey Gusev.

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Among people born in 1921, Alenush Terian ranks 288Before her are Tommy Cooper, Ettore Chimeri, Hal David, Walter Rudin, Max Noether, and Jimmy Giuffre. After her are Dennis Brain, Wu Xueqian, Norman Joseph Woodland, János Pilinszky, Cyrille Adoula, and Ernest Gold. Among people deceased in 2011, Alenush Terian ranks 278Before her are Bob Benny, Leonid Abalkin, Gonzalo Rojas, Mario Echandi Jiménez, Willy De Clercq, and Georg Sterzinsky. After her are Anna Massey, Hans Apel, Daniel Quillen, Vittorio De Seta, Scott Columbus, and Lewis Binford.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Alenush Terian ranks 311 out of 463Before her are Ali Javan (1926), Mahmoud Dowlatabadi (1940), Timur Shah Durrani (1748), Rita (1962), Maryam Rajavi (1953), and Gholam-Ali Haddad-Adel (1945). After her are Hossein Salami (1960), Hassan Habibi (1937), Eshaq Jahangiri (1958), Mohsen Rezaee (1954), Nasser Hejazi (1949), and Mohammad-Reza Shafiei Kadkani (1939).

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Among astronomers born in Iran, Alenush Terian ranks 5Before her are Ulugh Beg (1394), Abd al-Rahman al-Sufi (903), Jamshīd al-Kāshī (1380), and Abu Hanifa Dinawari (815).