Marc Aaronson

1950 - 1987

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Marc Aaronson (24 August 1950 – 30 April 1987) was an American astronomer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marc Aaronson has received more than 64,605 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Marc Aaronson is the 471st most popular astronomer (down from 452nd in 2019), the 8,273rd most popular biography from United States (down from 7,375th in 2019) and the 100th most popular American Astronomer.

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Among astronomers, Marc Aaronson ranks 471 out of 532Before him are David L. Rabinowitz, John Pond, Hisashi Kimura, Margaret Geller, Matthew Fontaine Maury, and Adriaan van Maanen. After him are Mary Adela Blagg, John Stanley Plaskett, Helen Sawyer Hogg, Seiji Ueda, Pavel Shternberg, and William de Wiveleslie Abney.

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Among people born in 1950, Marc Aaronson ranks 414Before him are Patti Austin, Vondie Curtis-Hall, Shahid Khan, José Carlos Serrão, Bob Orton Jr., and Eijun Kiyokumo. After him are Damo Suzuki, Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, Tina Weymouth, Han Berger, Paolo Conti, and Austin Stevens. Among people deceased in 1987, Marc Aaronson ranks 188Before him are Marcos Calderón, Leabua Jonathan, William J. Casey, Oscar Casanovas, James Coco, and Viola Dana. After him are Óscar Bonfiglio, Rudolf Krause, Bayard Rustin, Priscilla Dean, John Qualen, and Alice Terry.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Marc Aaronson ranks 8,273 out of 15,968Before him are Erykah Badu (1971), Scott Baio (1960), Anne Gwynne (1918), Karl Taylor Compton (1887), Bizarre (1976), and Mary Barra (1961). After him are Jonathan Togo (1977), Clem Burke (1954), Britt Robertson (1990), Jason Lewis (1971), Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick (1950), and Teri Polo (1969).

Among ASTRONOMERS In United States

Among astronomers born in United States, Marc Aaronson ranks 100Before him are Royal Harwood Frost (1879), Herbert Friedman (1916), Grove Karl Gilbert (1843), David L. Rabinowitz (1960), Margaret Geller (1947), and Matthew Fontaine Maury (1806). After him are Helen Sawyer Hogg (1905), Carolyn Porco (1953), Thomas Bopp (1949), A. E. Douglass (1867), John N. Bahcall (1934), and Edward S. Holden (1846).