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Heinrich Christian Schumacher

1780 - 1850

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Prof Heinrich Christian Schumacher FRS(For) FRSE (3 September 1780 – 28 December 1850) was a German-Danish astronomer and mathematician. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heinrich Christian Schumacher has received more than 16,511 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Heinrich Christian Schumacher is the 267th most popular astronomer (down from 216th in 2019), the 2,944th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,065th in 2019) and the 44th most popular German Astronomer.

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Among ASTRONOMERS

Among astronomers, Heinrich Christian Schumacher ranks 267 out of 532Before him are Wilhelm Tempel, Pierre Charles Le Monnier, Luboš Kohoutek, Giovanni Domenico Maraldi, Karl Christian Bruhns, and André-Louis Danjon. After him are Bengt Strömgren, Giovanni Battista Donati, Carl Keenan Seyfert, Friedrich August Theodor Winnecke, Halton Arp, and Wilhelm Julius Foerster.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1780, Heinrich Christian Schumacher ranks 31Before him are Richard Mentor Johnson, Anastasio Bustamante, Juana Azurduy de Padilla, Göran Wahlenberg, Léon Jean Marie Dufour, and August Leopold Crelle. After him are José Joaquín de Olmedo, Karoline von Günderrode, Alexey Venetsianov, Angelica Catalani, Fulgencio Yegros, and Elizabeth Fry. Among people deceased in 1850, Heinrich Christian Schumacher ranks 42Before him are Princess Frederica Wilhelmina of Prussia, Bernt Michael Holmboe, Václav Tomášek, Karl Friedrich von Gaertner, Charles Rivière-Hérard, and Pedro de Sousa Holstein, 1st Duke of Palmela. After him are Garlieb Merkel, Vicente López Portaña, Karl Schorn, Johann Jakob Bernhardi, Friedrich Robert Faehlmann, and Juan Martín de Pueyrredón.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Heinrich Christian Schumacher ranks 2,944 out of 5,289Before him are Christa Schroeder (1908), Ralf Moeller (1959), August Leopold Crelle (1780), Christian Augustus, Count Palatine of Sulzbach (1622), Gustav-Adolf von Zangen (1892), and Albert Betz (1885). After him are Margravine Johanna of Baden-Baden (1704), Ignaz von Döllinger (1799), Artur Fischer (1919), Ernest Augustus II, Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1737), Doro (1964), and Magdalena Sibylla of Saxe-Weissenfels (1648).

Among ASTRONOMERS In Germany

Among astronomers born in Germany, Heinrich Christian Schumacher ranks 44Before him are Johannes Fabricius (1587), Johannes Schöner (1477), Gottfried Kirch (1639), Johann Gottlieb Friedrich von Bohnenberger (1765), Wilhelm Tempel (1821), and Karl Christian Bruhns (1830). After him are Friedrich August Theodor Winnecke (1835), Martin Schwarzschild (1912), Freimut Börngen (1930), Franz Kaiser (1891), Albrecht Unsöld (1905), and Johann Friedrich Julius Schmidt (1825).