ASTRONOMER

Cornelis Johannes van Houten

1920 - 2002

Cornelis Johannes van Houten

Cornelis Johannes van Houten (February 18, 1920 – 24 August 2002) was a Dutch astronomer, sometimes referred to as Kees van Houten. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cornelis Johannes van Houten has received more than 16,768 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 151st most popular astronomer.

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Among ASTRONOMERS

Among astronomers, Cornelis Johannes van Houten ranks 152 out of 495Before him are Henry Draper, Antonie Pannekoek, Eric Walter Elst, Ali Qushji, Johann Heinrich von Mädler, and Franz Xaver von Zach. After him are Erasmus Reinhold, Gan De, Jacobus Kapteyn, Yrjö Väisälä, Peter Andreas Hansen, and Liisi Oterma.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1920, Cornelis Johannes van Houten ranks 113Before him are Saul Bass, Renato Carosone, Ray Harryhausen, DeForest Kelley, Jack Warden, and Richard Farnsworth. After him are Eva Dahlbeck, Eduardo Mondlane, Marcel Reich-Ranicki, Stan Ockers, Henrietta Lacks, and Alf Ramsey. Among people deceased in 2002, Cornelis Johannes van Houten ranks 78Before him are Erwin Chargaff, Choi Hong Hi, François Périer, Karel Reisz, Velibor Vasović, and Fernando Belaúnde Terry. After him are Joe Strummer, John Entwistle, Lionel Hampton, Juan Antonio Bardem, J. Lee Thompson, and Ole-Johan Dahl.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Cornelis Johannes van Houten ranks 268 out of 908Before him are Joop den Uyl (1919), Jaap Stam (1972), Theo Jansen (1948), Frederick William, Prince of Nassau-Weilburg (1768), Aletta Jacobs (1854), and Jan de Bont (1943). After him are Baldwin III, Count of Flanders (940), Jacobus Kapteyn (1851), Jacob Cats (1577), Mart Stam (1899), Hendrik Casimir (1909), and Rachel Ruysch (1664).

Among ASTRONOMERS In Netherlands

Among astronomers born in Netherlands, Cornelis Johannes van Houten ranks 7Before him are Jan Oort (1900), Gerard Kuiper (1905), Pieter van Musschenbroek (1692), Tom Gehrels (1925), John Goodricke (1764), and Antonie Pannekoek (1873). After him are Jacobus Kapteyn (1851), Adriaan Blaauw (1914), Walter Lewin (1936), Henri Joseph Anastase Perrotin (1845), Hendrik van Gent (1900), and Bart Bok (1906).

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