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 16,398 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Antonio Abetti is the 170th most popular astronomer (up from 192nd in 2019), the 29th most popular biography from Slovenia (up from 34th in 2019) and the most popular Slovene Astronomer.

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Among astronomers, Antonio Abetti ranks 170 out of 532Before him are George Phillips Bond, Guillaume Le Gentil, Jean Chacornac, Lyudmila Chernykh, Franz Xaver von Zach, and Nicole-Reine Lepaute. After him are Dominique, comte de Cassini, Robert Grant Aitken, Mashallah ibn Athari, Luigi Ferdinando Marsili, Antonio de Ulloa, and Heber Doust Curtis.

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Among people born in 1846, Antonio Abetti ranks 36Before him are Nectarios of Aegina, Mariam Baouardy, Anna Dostoevskaya, Hermann Paul, Boutros Ghali, and Lars Magnus Ericsson. After him are Jambyl Jabayev, Riccardo Drigo, Oskar Backlund, Vyacheslav von Plehve, Svetozar Marković, and Pierre Waldeck-Rousseau. Among people deceased in 1928, Antonio Abetti ranks 41Before him are Alvin Kraenzlein, Léon Duguit, Hideyo Noguchi, Hannah Chaplin, Adolphe Appia, and Bernhard III, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen. After him are Otto Nordenskjöld, Wilhelm Fliess, Narayana Guru, Lala Lajpat Rai, Frank Dicksee, and Eglantyne Jebb.

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In Slovenia

Among people born in Slovenia, Antonio Abetti ranks 29 out of 247Before him are Hermann II, Count of Celje (1361), Nino Benvenuti (1938), Anton Korošec (1872), Danilo Türk (1952), Branko Oblak (1947), and Anton Janša (1734). After him are Leon Štukelj (1898), Jakob Lorber (1800), Jurij Vega (1754), Milan Vidmar (1885), Aleksander Čeferin (1967), and Leon Rupnik (1880).

Among ASTRONOMERS In Slovenia

Among astronomers born in Slovenia, Antonio Abetti ranks 1