ASTRONOMER

Lewis Boss

1846 - 1912

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Lewis Boss (26 October 1846 – 5 October 1912) was an American astronomer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lewis Boss has received more than 10,939 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Lewis Boss is the 294th most popular astronomer (down from 266th in 2019), the 4,330th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,489th in 2019) and the 55th most popular American Astronomer.

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  • 61.73

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  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 10.42

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.29

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among ASTRONOMERS

Among astronomers, Lewis Boss ranks 294 out of 532Before him are Charles Dillon Perrine, John Machin, Williamina Fleming, Johann III Bernoulli, Freimut Börngen, and Klim Churyumov. After him are Franz Kaiser, Maarten Schmidt, Robert Julius Trumpler, Dirk Brouwer, Frank Watson Dyson, and Aleksander Wolszczan.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1846, Lewis Boss ranks 67Before him are Alexandre de Serpa Pinto, Karl Verner, Holger Drachmann, Duke Eugen of Württemberg, Basil III of Constantinople, and Edouard Van Beneden. After him are Giuseppe De Nittis, Emil Warburg, Daniel Burnham, Johann Most, Marie Popelin, and Max von Hausen. Among people deceased in 1912, Lewis Boss ranks 71Before him are Andrew Lang, James S. Sherman, José Canalejas, Allan Octavian Hume, William Wilson, and Édouard Detaille. After him are Henri Brisson, Antonio Pacinotti, Ferdinand Monoyer, Marcelino Menéndez y Pelayo, Jaroslav Vrchlický, and Bernardino Caballero.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lewis Boss ranks 4,330 out of 15,968Before him are Anita O'Day (1919), Denis O'Hare (1962), Nikos Galis (1957), Lew Ayres (1908), Big Bill Broonzy (1903), and Ted Neeley (1943). After him are Ernest B. Schoedsack (1893), Dick Miller (1928), Moses Gunn (1929), Michael G. Wilson (1942), Steven Williams (1949), and Kenny Ortega (1950).

Among ASTRONOMERS In United States

Among astronomers born in United States, Lewis Boss ranks 55Before him are Halton Arp (1927), Daniel Kirkwood (1814), Raymond Smith Dugan (1878), Charles T. Kowal (1940), James Edward Keeler (1857), and Charles Dillon Perrine (1867). After him are Benjamin Apthorp Gould (1824), Nancy Roman (1925), Paul W. Merrill (1887), Allan Sandage (1926), Frank Elmore Ross (1874), and Eugene Parker (1927).