Robert Grant Aitken

1864 - 1951

Robert Grant Aitken

For others similarly named, see the Robert Aitken navigation pageRobert Grant Aitken (December 31, 1864 – October 29, 1951) was an American astronomer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Grant Aitken has received more than 24,798 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 169th most popular astronomer.

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Among astronomers, Robert Grant Aitken ranks 170 out of 495Before him are Milton L. Humason, Alexis Bouvard, Margaret Burbidge, Edward Walter Maunder, Antonín Mrkos, and Lyudmila Chernykh. After him are Horace Parnell Tuttle, John Bevis, Johann Hieronymus Schröter, James Craig Watson, Johannes Fabricius, and Eugène Joseph Delporte.

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Among people born in 1864, Robert Grant Aitken ranks 60Before him are Carsten Borchgrevink, Nikolay Chkheidze, Roman Dmowski, William, Prince of Hohenzollern, Infanta Eulalia of Spain, and Ion I. C. Brătianu. After him are Mykhailo Kotsiubynsky, Đồng Khánh, Adolf Wölfli, Stefan Żeromski, Carl Correns, and Roger Casement. Among people deceased in 1951, Robert Grant Aitken ranks 55Before him are Ernst von Weizsäcker, Warner Baxter, Erich Naumann, Sergey Ivanovich Vavilov, Yoshio Nishina, and Henrietta Lacks. After him are Maria Montez, Tadeusz Borowski, François Georges-Picot, Princess Hélène of Orléans, Louis Jouvet, and Géza Maróczy.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert Grant Aitken ranks 2,353 out of 12,171Before him are Percy Sledge (1941), Heather Locklear (1961), George Huntington (1850), Stevie Nicks (1948), Pat Hingle (1924), and Alice Walker (1944). After him are Horace Parnell Tuttle (1837), Dinah Washington (1924), Linda Lee Cadwell (1945), Willie Dixon (1915), Jennifer Jason Leigh (1962), and Tom Ford (1961).

Among ASTRONOMERS In United States

Among astronomers born in United States, Robert Grant Aitken ranks 31Before him are Annie Jump Cannon (1863), Henry Draper (1837), Maria Mitchell (1818), Seth Barnes Nicholson (1891), James W. Christy (1938), and Milton L. Humason (1891). After him are Horace Parnell Tuttle (1837), J. Allen Hynek (1910), William Wallace Campbell (1862), George William Hill (1838), William Cranch Bond (1789), and Fred Lawrence Whipple (1906).