David C. Jewitt

1958 - Today

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David Clifford Jewitt (born 1958) is a British-American astronomer who studies the Solar System, especially its minor bodies. He is based at the University of California, Los Angeles, where he is a Member of the Institute for Geophysics and Planetary Physics, the Director of the Institute for Planets and Exoplanets, Professor of Astronomy in the Department of Physics and Astronomy and Professor of Astronomy in the Department of Earth, Planetary and Space Sciences. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David C. Jewitt has received more than 59,197 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia. David C. Jewitt is the 482nd most popular astronomer (down from 421st in 2019), the 4,329th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,238th in 2019) and the 60th most popular British Astronomer.

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Among astronomers, David C. Jewitt ranks 482 out of 532Before him are Pavel Shternberg, William de Wiveleslie Abney, Carolyn Porco, Thomas Bopp, Kazuro Watanabe, and György Kulin. After him are Thomas Brisbane, A. E. Douglass, John N. Bahcall, Edward S. Holden, John Broughton, and Roy A. Tucker.

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Among people born in 1958, David C. Jewitt ranks 327Before him are Bob Bell, Iva Bittová, Johan Kriek, Eddy Planckaert, Norovyn Altankhuyag, and Bill Berry. After him are Julio Alberto Moreno, Reg E. Cathey, Bart Conner, Tony Cox, Steve Schirripa, and Serse Cosmi.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, David C. Jewitt ranks 4,329 out of 6,924Before him are Henry Hardinge, 1st Viscount Hardinge (1785), John Simon, 1st Viscount Simon (1873), Bob Crompton (1879), Sam Houser (1972), Diana Wynyard (1906), and Billy Fury (1940). After him are Henry Seebohm (1832), Thomas Brisbane (1773), David Hampshire (1917), Alesha Dixon (1978), Gordon Thomas (1921), and Peter Warlock (1894).

Among ASTRONOMERS In United Kingdom

Among astronomers born in United Kingdom, David C. Jewitt ranks 60Before him are Philibert Jacques Melotte (1880), Herbert Hall Turner (1861), Edward Pigott (1753), John Pond (1767), Mary Adela Blagg (1858), and William de Wiveleslie Abney (1843). After him are Thomas Brisbane (1773) and James Ferguson (1710).