ASTRONOMER

Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr.

1941 - Today

Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr.

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Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr. has received more than 89,644 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 67th most popular astronomer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 90k

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  • 60.48

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 56

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 11.24

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.50

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ASTRONOMERS

Among astronomers, Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr. ranks 68 out of 495Before him are John Flamsteed, Henrietta Swan Leavitt, Friedrich Wilhelm Argelander, Johann Bayer, Percival Lowell, and Johann Franz Encke. After him are Nicolas-Louis de Lacaille, Stephen Gray, Ejnar Hertzsprung, Max Wolf, Karl Ludwig Harding, and Jacques Cassini.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1941, Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr. ranks 59Before him are Michael D. Higgins, Jordi Savall, Mahmoud Darwish, Jürgen Prochnow, Eric Burdon, and Martin Evans. After him are Viktor Zubkov, Nathalie Delon, Theodor W. Hänsch, Abdullah Yusuf Azzam, Graham Chapman, and Louis Ignarro.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr. ranks 1,030 out of 12,171Before him are Lawrence Klein (1920), Martha Washington (1731), Richard Barthelmess (1895), William Friedkin (1935), Joel Schumacher (1939), and Joanne Woodward (1930). After him are Lyonel Feininger (1871), Baruch Samuel Blumberg (1925), Robert Knepper (1959), Winona Ryder (1971), Ellen DeGeneres (1958), and Bob Kahn (1938).

Among ASTRONOMERS In United States

Among astronomers born in United States, Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr. ranks 10Before him are Neil deGrasse Tyson (1958), Charles Greeley Abbot (1872), William Alfred Fowler (1911), Asaph Hall (1829), Henrietta Swan Leavitt (1868), and Percival Lowell (1855). After him are Edward Emerson Barnard (1857), Vera Rubin (1928), Lewis A. Swift (1820), Henry Norris Russell (1877), Russell Alan Hulse (1950), and Clyde Tombaugh (1906).