Otto Wilhelm von Struve

1819 - 1905

Otto Wilhelm von Struve

Not to be confused with his grandson Otto Struve (1897–1963); see Struve family Otto Wilhelm von Struve (May 7, 1819 (Julian calendar: April 25) – April 14, 1905) was a Baltic German astronomer. In Russian, his name is normally given as Otto Vasil'evich Struve (Отто Васильевич Струве). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Otto Wilhelm von Struve has received more than 19,897 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 140th most popular astronomer.

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Among astronomers, Otto Wilhelm von Struve ranks 141 out of 495Before him are Nikolai Chernykh, Wilhelm Beer, Tobias Mayer, Bernard Lyot, Maximilian Hell, and Andreas Cellarius. After him are Arthur Auwers, Hermann Carl Vogel, Jeremiah Horrocks, N. R. Pogson, Henry Draper, and Antonie Pannekoek.

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Among people born in 1819, Otto Wilhelm von Struve ranks 36Before him are Johan Jongkind, Carlos Manuel de Céspedes, Milan Obrenović II, Prince of Serbia, Roger Fenton, Carolyne zu Sayn-Wittgenstein, and William A. Wheeler. After him are Elias Howe, Christopher Latham Sholes, Thomas A. Hendricks, Felice Orsini, Narcís Monturiol, and Frederick William, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz. Among people deceased in 1905, Otto Wilhelm von Struve ranks 26Before him are Hudson Taylor, Alphonse Allais, Albert von Kölliker, Per Teodor Cleve, Oswald Achenbach, and Adolf Bastian. After him are Ivan Sechenov, Marcel Schwob, Anton Ažbe, Archduke Joseph Karl of Austria, Tippu Tip, and Carmine Crocco.

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In Estonia

Among people born in Estonia, Otto Wilhelm von Struve ranks 33 out of 181Before him are Michael Sittow (1459), Anton Hansen Tammsaare (1878), Kersti Kaljulaid (1969), Jüri Lossmann (1891), Ernst Öpik (1893), and Andrus Ansip (1956). After him are Siim Kallas (1948), Georg Wilhelm Richmann (1711), Evald Aav (1900), Leonid Kulik (1883), Bernd Freytag von Loringhoven (1914), and Bernhard Schmidt (1879).

Among ASTRONOMERS In Estonia

Among astronomers born in Estonia, Otto Wilhelm von Struve ranks 2Before him are Ernst Öpik (1893).

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