Seth Carlo Chandler

1846 - 1913

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Seth Carlo Chandler, Jr. (September 16, 1846 – December 31, 1913) was an American astronomer, geodesist, and actuary.He was born in Boston, Massachusetts to Seth Carlo and Mary (née Cheever) Chandler. During his last year in high school he performed mathematical computations for Benjamin Peirce, of the Harvard College Observatory. After graduating, he became the assistant of Benjamin A. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Seth Carlo Chandler has received more than 15,315 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Seth Carlo Chandler is the 246th most popular astronomer (down from 233rd in 2019), the 3,698th most popular biography from United States and the 44th most popular American Astronomer.

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Among astronomers, Seth Carlo Chandler ranks 246 out of 532Before her are Jérôme Eugène Coggia, Alexis Bouvard, Theodor von Oppolzer, Johannes Schöner, Antonia Maury, and Christopher Hansteen. After her are Gottfried Kirch, Alvan Graham Clark, Jean Richer, Geminiano Montanari, Svetlana Gerasimenko, and Christen Sørensen Longomontanus.

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Among people born in 1846, Seth Carlo Chandler ranks 56Before her are William Robertson Smith, Carlo Cafiero, Raoul Pictet, Charles Stewart Parnell, Carlos Pellegrini, and Heinrich XXII, Prince Reuss of Greiz. After her are Ernest Monis, Vladimir Makovsky, Albert Apponyi, Georg, Prince of Schaumburg-Lippe, Alexandre de Serpa Pinto, and Karl Verner. Among people deceased in 1913, Seth Carlo Chandler ranks 42Before her are Manuel Ferraz de Campos Sales, Archduke Rainer Ferdinand of Austria, Émile Ollivier, Okakura Kakuzō, Kâmil Pasha, and Victor Henri Rochefort, Marquis de Rochefort-Luçay. After her are Felix Draeseke, Camille Lemonnier, Konstantinos Tsiklitiras, Paul Friedrich August Ascherson, Mikoláš Aleš, and Gheorghe Grigore Cantacuzino.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Seth Carlo Chandler ranks 3,698 out of 15,968Before her are Lars Peter Hansen (1952), Jack Conway (1887), Queen Latifah (1970), John C. McGinley (1959), David Petraeus (1952), and Vince Neil (1961). After her are Burl Ives (1909), Dana Ivey (1941), Amy Irving (1953), Pancho Gonzales (1928), Alvan Graham Clark (1832), and Katherine Jackson (1930).

Among ASTRONOMERS In United States

Among astronomers born in United States, Seth Carlo Chandler ranks 44Before her are Fred Lawrence Whipple (1906), Horace Parnell Tuttle (1837), Seth Barnes Nicholson (1891), George Ellery Hale (1868), William Wallace Campbell (1862), and Antonia Maury (1866). After her are Alvan Graham Clark (1832), William Cranch Bond (1789), Carolyn S. Shoemaker (1929), Carl Keenan Seyfert (1911), Halton Arp (1927), and Daniel Kirkwood (1814).