DeLisle Stewart

1870 - 1941

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DeLisle Stewart (March 16, 1870 – February 2, 1941) was an American astronomer.In 1896 he became a staff member of Harvard College Observatory, and from 1898 to 1901 he worked at that observatory's station at Arequipa, Peru, where he took the photographic plates that William Henry Pickering used to discover Saturn's moon Phoebe. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of DeLisle Stewart has received more than 37,155 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). DeLisle Stewart is the 433rd most popular astronomer (down from 390th in 2019), the 6,985th most popular biography from United States (down from 5,347th in 2019) and the 84th most popular American Astronomer.

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Among astronomers, DeLisle Stewart ranks 433 out of 532Before him are James L. Elliot, Lyudmila Karachkina, John Dobson, George O. Abell, Herbert Hall Turner, and Joseph Jean Pierre Laurent. After him are Brian Schmidt, Fernand Rigaux, Stephen P. Synnott, Cleveland Abbe, Edward Pigott, and Alfred Schmitt.

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Among people born in 1870, DeLisle Stewart ranks 116Before him are R. B. Bennett, José María Moncada, Harry Vardon, Edwin Foster Coddington, Verner Järvinen, and Major Ritchie. After him are George Eyser, Charles Bennett, Bautista Saavedra, John Marin, Herbert Ponting, and Hisashi Kimura. Among people deceased in 1941, DeLisle Stewart ranks 139Before him are Fred Karno, José Leite de Vasconcelos, Miina Härma, Matt McGrath, Verner Järvinen, and Juan Corzo. After him are Friedrich Engel, Hugh Walpole, Eduardo Schaerer, Anton Reichenow, Lucien Mérignac, and Simon Guggenheim.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, DeLisle Stewart ranks 6,985 out of 15,968Before him are Ken Curtis (1916), James Meredith (1933), Chad Hurley (1977), Booker T (1965), Mae Questel (1908), and Louis Wilkins (1882). After him are Colleen Moore (1899), Donald H. Peterson (1933), Harry Myers (1882), Stephen Hopkins (1707), Bill Carr (1909), and Blair Brown (1946).

Among ASTRONOMERS In United States

Among astronomers born in United States, DeLisle Stewart ranks 84Before him are Edwin Foster Coddington (1870), Joel Stebbins (1878), Harold D. Babcock (1882), Horace W. Babcock (1912), James L. Elliot (1943), and George O. Abell (1927). After him are Brian Schmidt (1967), Stephen P. Synnott (1946), Cleveland Abbe (1838), Schelte J. Bus (1956), Irwin I. Shapiro (1929), and Charles Augustus Young (1834).