Henri Joseph Anastase Perrotin

1845 - 1904

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Henri Joseph Anastase Perrotin (December 19, 1845 – February 29, 1904) was a French astronomer and a discoverer of minor planets. Some sources give his middle name as Athanase. In his early career, he and Guillaume Bigourdan were assistants of Félix Tisserand at Toulouse Observatory. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henri Joseph Anastase Perrotin has received more than 12,378 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Henri Joseph Anastase Perrotin is the 249th most popular astronomer (down from 224th in 2019), the 460th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 382nd in 2019) and the 11th most popular Astronomer.

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Among astronomers, Henri Joseph Anastase Perrotin ranks 249 out of 531Before him are Josep Comas i Solà, Fred Lawrence Whipple, William Cranch Bond, Seth Carlo Chandler, Hubert Reeves, and Paul Wild. After him are Oenopides, Giovanni Battista Donati, Alvan Graham Clark, Andrew Graham, Niccolò Zucchi, and George Mary Searle.

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Among people born in 1845, Henri Joseph Anastase Perrotin ranks 51Before him are Àngel Guimerà, Prince Ludwig August of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Henri Brocard, Ivan Puluj, Jules Guesde, and Jean-Joseph Benjamin-Constant. After him are Harriet Backer, Antonio Maceo Grajales, Judith Gautier, Wilhelm von Bode, Jules Cambon, and Gustave Ador. Among people deceased in 1904, Henri Joseph Anastase Perrotin ranks 57Before him are Ernest, Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld, George Frederic Watts, Samuel Smiles, Edwin Arnold, Prince George, Duke of Cambridge, and Alexander William Williamson. After him are Korla Awgust Kocor, Mahmoud Sami el-Baroudi, James Longstreet, Princess Pauline of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, Ferdinand Mannlicher, and Chief Joseph.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Henri Joseph Anastase Perrotin ranks 460 out of 1,427Before him are Sjoukje Dijkstra (1942), Pieter Corneliszoon Hooft (1581), Gerda van der Kade-Koudijs (1923), Floor Jansen (1981), Carel Godin de Beaufort (1934), and Auguste Kerckhoffs (1835). After him are Willem de Vlamingh (1640), Virgil van Dijk (1991), Adrianus Johannes Simonis (1931), Pierre van Hooijdonk (1969), Ernesto Hoost (1965), and Dirk Stikker (1897).

Among ASTRONOMERS In Netherlands

Among astronomers born in Netherlands, Henri Joseph Anastase Perrotin ranks 11Before him are Cornelis Johannes van Houten (1920), Antonie Pannekoek (1873), Jacobus Kapteyn (1851), John Goodricke (1764), Walter Lewin (1936), and Adriaan Blaauw (1914). After him are Michael van Langren (1598), Maarten Schmidt (1929), Dirk Brouwer (1902), Kees de Jager (1921), Hendrik van Gent (1900), and Peter van de Kamp (1901).