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Antonie Pannekoek

1873 - 1960

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Antonie “Anton” Pannekoek (Dutch: [ɑntɔn pɑnnəkuk]; 2 January 1873 – 28 April 1960) was a Dutch astronomer, historian, philosopher, Marxist theorist, and socialist revolutionary. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Antonie Pannekoek has received more than 268,011 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Antonie Pannekoek is the 153rd most popular astronomer (down from 140th in 2019), the 274th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 248th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Dutch Astronomer.

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Among ASTRONOMERS

Among astronomers, Antonie Pannekoek ranks 153 out of 644Before him are Mariam al-Asturlabi, George Biddell Airy, Eugène Joseph Delporte, Habash al-Hasib al-Marwazi, Abu-Mahmud Khojandi, and Guillaume Bigourdan. After him are Abu Maʿshar, Andrea M. Ghez, Luigi Ferdinando Marsili, George Phillips Bond, John Russell Hind, and Edward Walter Maunder.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1873, Antonie Pannekoek ranks 60Before him are Max Adler, Otto Wels, Édouard Claparède, Hans Berger, Mehmet Akif Ersoy, and Adolph Zukor. After him are Duke Adolf Friedrich of Mecklenburg, Jukums Vācietis, Viktor Chernov, Moisei Uritsky, Elena Stasova, and Valery Bryusov. Among people deceased in 1960, Antonie Pannekoek ranks 53Before him are Yan Xishan, August Kopff, Feroze Gandhi, Pierre Reverdy, Salvatore Ferragamo, and Sylvia Pankhurst. After him are Abram Ioffe, Alexandre Benois, Maurice de Broglie, St John Philby, Hans Wilsdorf, and Abdul Rahman of Negeri Sembilan.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Antonie Pannekoek ranks 274 out of 1,646Before him are William, Prince of Orange (1840), Constantijn Huygens (1596), Frederik Ruysch (1638), Cornelis de Houtman (1565), Baldwin III, Count of Flanders (940), and Erik ten Hag (1970). After him are Hendrik Verwoerd (1901), Joop den Uyl (1919), Bartholomeus van der Helst (1613), Geert Groote (1340), Jan de Bont (1943), and Philippa of Guelders (1464).

Among ASTRONOMERS In Netherlands

Among astronomers born in Netherlands, Antonie Pannekoek ranks 7Before him are Jan Oort (1900), Gerard Kuiper (1905), Pieter van Musschenbroek (1692), Cornelis Johannes van Houten (1920), Tom Gehrels (1925), and John Goodricke (1764). After him are Peter van de Kamp (1901), Jacobus Kapteyn (1851), Adriaan Blaauw (1914), Walter Lewin (1936), Michael van Langren (1598), and Maarten Schmidt (1929).