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Antonio Abetti

1846 - 1928

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Antonio Abetti (19 June 1846 – 20 February 1928) was an Italian astronomer. Born in San Pietro di Gorizia (Šempeter-Vrtojba), he earned a degree in mathematics and engineering at the University of Padua. He was married to Giovanna Colbachini in 1879 and they had two sons. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Antonio Abetti has received more than 20,405 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Antonio Abetti is the 162nd most popular astronomer (up from 170th in 2019), the 31st most popular biography from Slovenia (down from 29th in 2019) and the most popular Slovene Astronomer.

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Among astronomers, Antonio Abetti ranks 162 out of 531Before him are Tobias Mayer, Vesto Slipher, Andreas Cellarius, N. R. Pogson, Henry Draper, and Cleomedes. After him are George William Hill, Wilhelm Beer, Margaret Burbidge, Maria Cunitz, Andrea M. Ghez, and Michael H. Hart.

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Among people born in 1846, Antonio Abetti ranks 35Before him are Tokugawa Iemochi, Nicholas Miklouho-Maclay, Paolo Tosti, Princess Clotilde of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Hermann Paul, and Svetozar Marković. After him are Jambyl Jabayev, Boutros Ghali, Vyacheslav von Plehve, Riccardo Drigo, Julius Maggi, and Lars Magnus Ericsson. Among people deceased in 1928, Antonio Abetti ranks 41Before him are Narayana Guru, José Sánchez del Río, Abdul Rahman bin Faisal Al Saud, Hideyo Noguchi, Bernhard III, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen, and Léon Duguit. After him are Adolphe Appia, Alvin Kraenzlein, Otto Nordenskjöld, Hannah Chaplin, Ebenezer Howard, and Francis Preserved Leavenworth.

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In Slovenia

Among people born in Slovenia, Antonio Abetti ranks 31 out of 295Before him are Hermann II, Count of Celje (1361), Danilo Türk (1952), Anton Korošec (1872), Branko Oblak (1947), Nino Benvenuti (1938), and Anna of Cilli (1380). After him are Leon Štukelj (1898), Franc Rode (1934), Sigismund von Herberstein (1486), Jakob Lorber (1800), Jurij Vega (1754), and Leon Rupnik (1880).

Among ASTRONOMERS In Slovenia

Among astronomers born in Slovenia, Antonio Abetti ranks 1