Edward L. G. Bowell

1943 - Today

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Edward L. G. "Ted" Bowell (born 1943 in London), is an American astronomer. Bowell was educated at Emanuel School London, University College, London, and the University of Paris. He was principal investigator of the Lowell Observatory Near-Earth-Object Search (LONEOS). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward L. G. Bowell has received more than 34,566 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Edward L. G. Bowell is the 188th most popular astronomer (up from 207th in 2019), the 1,561st most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,855th in 2019) and the 27th most popular British Astronomer.

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Among astronomers, Edward L. G. Bowell ranks 188 out of 644Before him are Jean Chacornac, Seleucus of Seleucia, William Henry Pickering, N. R. Pogson, Johann Hieronymus Schröter, and Henri Debehogne. After him are Andrew Graham, Robert Grant Aitken, Yrjö Väisälä, Liisi Oterma, Eleanor F. Helin, and Andreas Cellarius.

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Among people born in 1943, Edward L. G. Bowell ranks 179Before him are Edward Herrmann, Bob Woodward, Dick Taylor, Murtaz Khurtsilava, Boris Gromov, and Robert Gates. After him are Alfio Basile, André Téchiné, J. T. Walsh, Ramón Sampedro, Nicholas Negroponte, and Mustafa Nadarević.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Edward L. G. Bowell ranks 1,561 out of 8,785Before him are David Purley (1945), N. R. Pogson (1829), Simon Rattle (1955), Philip Kerr (1956), Clive Barker (1952), and Lord William Bentinck (1774). After him are Bear Grylls (1974), George Bentham (1800), John Guillermin (1925), Samantha Fox (1966), Andrew Lincoln (1973), and Thomas Byles (1870).

Among ASTRONOMERS In United Kingdom

Among astronomers born in United Kingdom, Edward L. G. Bowell ranks 27Before him are James Glaisher (1809), Norman Lockyer (1836), Williamina Fleming (1857), William Robert Brooks (1844), Margaret Burbidge (1919), and N. R. Pogson (1829). After him are Francis Baily (1774), Jeremiah Horrocks (1618), James Ferguson (1797), David Gill (1843), John Bevis (1695), and Cyril Jackson (1903).