Edward Walter Maunder

1851 - 1928

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Edward Walter Maunder (12 April 1851 – 21 March 1928) was an English astronomer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward Walter Maunder has received more than 50,253 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Edward Walter Maunder is the 159th most popular astronomer (up from 198th in 2019), the 1,336th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,806th in 2019) and the 20th most popular British Astronomer.

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Over the past year Edward Walter Maunder has had the most page views in the with 8,394 views, followed by Chinese (1,661), and Spanish (1,479). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Southern Azerbaijani (113.68%), Catalan (103.98%), and English (64.39%)


Among astronomers, Edward Walter Maunder ranks 159 out of 644Before him are Antonie Pannekoek, Abu Maʿshar, Andrea M. Ghez, Luigi Ferdinando Marsili, George Phillips Bond, and John Russell Hind. After him are James Glaisher, Franz Xaver von Zach, Friedrich Karl Arnold Schwassmann, Norman Lockyer, Nicole-Reine Lepaute, and Williamina Fleming.

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Among people born in 1851, Edward Walter Maunder ranks 31Before him are Bernardino Machado, Charles Dupuy, George Francis FitzGerald, Guillaume Bigourdan, Emilia Pardo Bazán, and Theodor Lipps. After him are Doc Holliday, Charles Dow, Princess Maria Antonietta of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, Angelo Moriondo, Stephan Burián von Rajecz, and Jacobus Kapteyn. Among people deceased in 1928, Edward Walter Maunder ranks 41Before him are Narayana Guru, Abdul Rahman bin Faisal Al Saud, Ebenezer Howard, Hideyo Noguchi, Pavel Axelrod, and Alvin Kraenzlein. After him are Hannah Chaplin, Léon Duguit, José Sánchez del Río, Eglantyne Jebb, Adolphe Appia, and Ulrich von Brockdorff-Rantzau.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Edward Walter Maunder ranks 1,336 out of 8,785Before him are Geraldine McEwan (1932), Margaret Stewart, Dauphine of France (1424), Blanche of Lancaster (1345), Michael Houghton (1949), John Russell Hind (1823), and Victor Turner (1920). After him are Malcolm McLaren (1946), Horace Walpole (1717), James Glaisher (1809), Paul Scholes (1974), Thomas Tew (1649), and George Hamilton-Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen (1784).

Among ASTRONOMERS In United Kingdom

Among astronomers born in United Kingdom, Edward Walter Maunder ranks 20Before him are Mary Somerville (1780), William Parsons, 3rd Earl of Rosse (1800), James Dunlop (1793), Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin (1900), George Biddell Airy (1801), and John Russell Hind (1823). After him are James Glaisher (1809), Norman Lockyer (1836), Williamina Fleming (1857), William Robert Brooks (1844), Margaret Burbidge (1919), and N. R. Pogson (1829).