James Edward Keeler

1857 - 1900

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James Edward Keeler (September 10, 1857 – August 12, 1900) was an American astronomer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Edward Keeler has received more than 31,442 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). James Edward Keeler is the 283rd most popular astronomer (down from 249th in 2019), the 4,156th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,276th in 2019) and the 53rd most popular American Astronomer.

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Among astronomers, James Edward Keeler ranks 283 out of 532Before him are Martin Schwarzschild, Raymond Smith Dugan, Rudolph Minkowski, Charles T. Kowal, Fang Lizhi, and Wilhelm Gliese. After him are Richard Christopher Carrington, Cyril Jackson, André Patry, Timocharis, Charles Dillon Perrine, and John Machin.

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Among people born in 1857, James Edward Keeler ranks 72Before him are Joseph Larmor, Louis Dollo, George Hendrik Breitner, Wilhelm Kienzl, Simon Hollósy, and Filippo Turati. After him are Stojan Protić, Léon Charles Thévenin, Uroš Predić, Georges Leygues, Albert Ballin, and Manuel Estrada Cabrera. Among people deceased in 1900, James Edward Keeler ranks 56Before him are Carl Lange, Dankmar Adler, Alphonse Milne-Edwards, Rudolf Charousek, Arsenio Martínez Campos, and Alexandre de Serpa Pinto. After him are Jean Frédéric Frenet, Johan Kjeldahl, Dmitry Grigorovich, Sigbjørn Obstfelder, John Anderson, and Prince Christian Victor of Schleswig-Holstein.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Edward Keeler ranks 4,156 out of 15,968Before him are Dorothy Stang (1931), Toby Keith (1961), Kevin Reynolds (1952), Rodney Alcala (1943), Gabrielle Carteris (1961), and Paul Sweezy (1910). After him are RuPaul (1960), Dana Scott (1932), Caspar Weinberger (1917), Beverly Aadland (1942), Harry Morgan (1915), and Teddy Wilson (1912).

Among ASTRONOMERS In United States

Among astronomers born in United States, James Edward Keeler ranks 53Before him are Carolyn S. Shoemaker (1929), Carl Keenan Seyfert (1911), Halton Arp (1927), Daniel Kirkwood (1814), Raymond Smith Dugan (1878), and Charles T. Kowal (1940). After him are Charles Dillon Perrine (1867), Lewis Boss (1846), Benjamin Apthorp Gould (1824), Nancy Roman (1925), Paul W. Merrill (1887), and Allan Sandage (1926).