George Phillips Bond

1825 - 1865

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George Phillips Bond (May 20, 1825 – February 17, 1865) was an American astronomer. He was the son of William Cranch Bond. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Phillips Bond has received more than 18,622 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia. George Phillips Bond is the 164th most popular astronomer (down from 115th in 2019), the 2,387th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,686th in 2019) and the 27th most popular American Astronomer.

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Among astronomers, George Phillips Bond ranks 164 out of 532Before him are Wilhelm Beer, Bernard Lyot, Erasmus Reinhold, Eugène Joseph Delporte, Johann Hieronymus Schröter, and Sergey Belyavsky. After him are Guillaume Le Gentil, Jean Chacornac, Lyudmila Chernykh, Franz Xaver von Zach, Nicole-Reine Lepaute, and Antonio Abetti.

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Among people born in 1825, George Phillips Bond ranks 26Before him are Princess Hildegard of Bavaria, Edward Frankland, Mór Jókai, Hervé, Conrad Ferdinand Meyer, and Hans Gude. After him are Archduchess Auguste Ferdinande of Austria, Friedrich Bayer, Charles Frederick Worth, Karl Möbius, Giuseppe Prinzi, and Friedrich von Schmidt. Among people deceased in 1865, George Phillips Bond ranks 32Before him are James Barry, Felice Romani, Evangelos Zappas, Constant Troyon, Princess Maria Ferdinanda of Saxony, and Antoine Wiertz. After him are Alexandros Mavrokordatos, Andrés Bello, Sengge Rinchen, Robert Remak, Fredrika Bremer, and Heinrich Wilhelm Schott.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George Phillips Bond ranks 2,387 out of 15,968Before him are Ben Hecht (1893), Bill Paxton (1955), Gall (1840), Van Cliburn (1934), Charles M. Schulz (1922), and Melvyn Douglas (1901). After him are Pat Hingle (1924), Michael Emerson (1954), Dean Stockwell (1936), Pam Grier (1949), Alyssa Milano (1972), and Margaux Hemingway (1954).

Among ASTRONOMERS In United States

Among astronomers born in United States, George Phillips Bond ranks 27Before him are James Van Allen (1914), Russell Alan Hulse (1950), Vesto Slipher (1875), Maria Mitchell (1818), William Henry Pickering (1858), and Henry Draper (1837). After him are Robert Grant Aitken (1864), Heber Doust Curtis (1872), Eugene Merle Shoemaker (1928), George William Hill (1838), James W. Christy (1938), and Francis Preserved Leavenworth (1858).