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Mary Proctor

1862 - 1957

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Mary Proctor (1 April 1862 – 11 September 1957) was a British-American popularizer of astronomy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mary Proctor has received more than 19,298 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Mary Proctor is the 529th most popular astronomer, the 339th most popular biography from Ireland and the 8th most popular Irish Astronomer.

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  • 19k

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  • 39.35

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.30

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.18

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among astronomers, Mary Proctor ranks 529 out of 531Before her are Ewine van Dishoeck, A. E. Douglass, György Kulin, Jane Luu, Kin Endate, and Korado Korlević. After her are Christian Pollas, Kazuro Watanabe, Jana Tichá, Geoffrey Marcy, Scott S. Sheppard, and Peter Goldreich.

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Among people born in 1862, Mary Proctor ranks 137Before her are Robert Reid, Julian Byng, 1st Viscount Byng of Vimy, Santeri Alkio, Hugo Erdmann, Frank Weston Benson, and Helen Bannerman. After her are Herbert Baker and George B. Cortelyou. Among people deceased in 1957, Mary Proctor ranks 206Before her are Gene Lockhart, Joyce Cary, Hughie Gallacher, Katie Johnson, Nils Silfverskiöld, and Clarence Walker. After her are Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell, Billy Bevan, and Charles King.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Mary Proctor ranks 339 out of 501Before her are Shay Given (1976), Sheamus (1978), Glen Hansard (1970), Ruaidrí Ua Conchobair (1116), Seán Lemass (1899), and Damien Duff (1979). After her are James Cecil Parke (1881), Nicky Byrne (1978), John Bruton (1947), Edward Carson (1854), Lenny Abrahamson (1966), and Seán Brady (1939).

Among ASTRONOMERS In Ireland

Among astronomers born in Ireland, Mary Proctor ranks 8Before her are Edward Sabine (1788), Andrew Claude de la Cherois Crommelin (1865), Mary Ward (1827), Agnes Mary Clerke (1842), Margaret Lindsay Huggins (1848), and Thomas Romney Robinson (1792).