Milton L. Humason

1891 - 1972

Milton L. Humason

Milton La Salle Humason (August 19, 1891 – June 18, 1972) was an American astronomer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Milton L. Humason has received more than 35,562 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 163rd most popular astronomer.

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Among astronomers, Milton L. Humason ranks 164 out of 495Before him are Liisi Oterma, Luigi Ferdinando Marsili, Mary Somerville, Maria Mitchell, Seth Barnes Nicholson, and James W. Christy. After him are Alexis Bouvard, Margaret Burbidge, Edward Walter Maunder, Antonín Mrkos, Lyudmila Chernykh, and Robert Grant Aitken.

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Among people born in 1891, Milton L. Humason ranks 73Before him are Kim Seong-su, Johannes R. Becher, Shukri al-Quwatli, Kálmán Kalocsay, Seth Barnes Nicholson, and Jan Mukařovský. After him are Wilder Penfield, Julius Raab, Jose P. Laurel, Bruno Loerzer, Franz Alexander, and Hermann Scherchen. Among people deceased in 1972, Milton L. Humason ranks 69Before him are Frank Knight, Alejandra Pizarnik, Clara Campoamor, Viktor Barna, Frans Masereel, and Jo Bonnier. After him are George, Crown Prince of Serbia, Prescott Bush, George Sanders, C. W. Ceram, Akim Tamiroff, and Violette Leduc.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Milton L. Humason ranks 2,291 out of 12,171Before him are Cy Young (1867), Alicia Rhett (1915), Gordon Cooper (1927), R. Kelly (1967), The Undertaker (1965), and Lee Hazlewood (1929). After him are Tito Puente (1923), Yaphet Kotto (1939), Steve Guttenberg (1958), Jedediah Smith (1799), Jermaine Jackson (1954), and Elbridge Gerry (1744).

Among ASTRONOMERS In United States

Among astronomers born in United States, Milton L. Humason ranks 30Before him are Vesto Slipher (1875), Annie Jump Cannon (1863), Henry Draper (1837), Maria Mitchell (1818), Seth Barnes Nicholson (1891), and James W. Christy (1938). After him are Robert Grant Aitken (1864), Horace Parnell Tuttle (1837), J. Allen Hynek (1910), William Wallace Campbell (1862), George William Hill (1838), and William Cranch Bond (1789).