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Elizabeth Roemer

1929 - 2016

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Elizabeth "Pat" Roemer (September 4, 1929 – April 8, 2016) was an American astronomer and educator who specialized in astronomy with a particular focus on comets and minor planets. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elizabeth Roemer has received more than 25,509 page views. Her biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Elizabeth Roemer is the 410th most popular astronomer (down from 399th in 2019), the 6,584th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,143rd in 2019) and the 80th most popular American Astronomer.

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Among astronomers, Elizabeth Roemer ranks 410 out of 531Before her are Barnaba Oriani, Stéphane Javelle, Vincenzo Cerulli, Albrecht Unsöld, John Pond, and Willem Jacob Luyten. After her are Nicolas Fatio de Duillier, Alenush Terian, Joel Stebbins, Herbert Hall Turner, Benjamin Jekhowsky, and William Wilson Morgan.

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Among people born in 1929, Elizabeth Roemer ranks 345Before her are Ernesto Grillo, Germain Derycke, Zbigniew Messner, Alfredo Pérez, Azzeddine Laraki, and Richard Bass. After her are Fazlur Rahman Khan, Eliseo Prado, Beverly Sills, Len Deighton, Nathalia Timberg, and Michael D. Coe. Among people deceased in 2016, Elizabeth Roemer ranks 312Before her are Néstor Gonçalves, José Parra Martínez, Anthony D. Smith, Laurent Pokou, Mother Angelica, and Anton Yelchin. After her are Eliseo Prado, Luis Alberto Monge, Hermann Kant, Norbert Schemansky, Alexander Esenin-Volpin, and Sándor Tarics.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Elizabeth Roemer ranks 6,584 out of 18,182Before her are William Luther Pierce (1933), F. Holland Day (1864), Traylor Howard (1966), Brad Whitford (1952), Eudora Welty (1909), and John Getz (1946). After her are Garret Dillahunt (1964), Louise Brough (1923), David Twohy (1955), Zack de la Rocha (1970), Joe Hahn (1977), and Noah Emmerich (1965).

Among ASTRONOMERS In United States

Among astronomers born in United States, Elizabeth Roemer ranks 80Before her are Henry E. Holt (1929), Brian Schmidt (1967), Jill Tarter (1944), Henry L. Giclas (1910), Michael E. Brown (1965), and Horace W. Babcock (1912). After her are Joel Stebbins (1878), William Wilson Morgan (1906), George Herbig (1920), Edwin Foster Coddington (1870), Albert George Wilson (1918), and Matthew Fontaine Maury (1806).