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Thomas Romney Robinson

1792 - 1882

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John Thomas Romney Robinson FRS FRSE (23 April 1792 – 28 February 1882), usually referred to as Thomas Romney Robinson, was a 19th-century Irish astronomer and physicist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Romney Robinson has received more than 29,833 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Thomas Romney Robinson is the 478th most popular astronomer, the 264th most popular biography from Ireland and the 7th most popular Irish Astronomer.

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Among astronomers, Thomas Romney Robinson ranks 478 out of 531Before him are Aristarkh Belopolsky, Hans-Emil Schuster, Charles Augustus Young, Kaoru Ikeya, María Teresa Ruiz, and Grigory Shajn. After him are Claes-Ingvar Lagerkvist, Arno Arthur Wachmann, Yuji Hyakutake, Grove Karl Gilbert, Walter Frederick Gale, and Ľudmila Pajdušáková.

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Among people born in 1792, Thomas Romney Robinson ranks 60Before him are Thomas Bell, José María Carreño, James Francis Stephens, Gulab Singh, Vicente Ramón Roca, and John Lambton, 1st Earl of Durham. After him are Lowell Mason, Sarah Moore Grimké, William Hobson, John Keble, and Thomas Mitchell. Among people deceased in 1882, Thomas Romney Robinson ranks 67Before him are Ernest Courtot de Cissey, William Shanks, Antoine Bussy, William Harrison Ainsworth, Katarina Ivanović, and James Spriggs Payne. After him are Joaquim Manuel de Macedo, James Challis, Hablot Knight Browne, Richard Henry Dana Jr., Francis Maitland Balfour, and Edward Bouverie Pusey.

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In Ireland

Among people born in Ireland, Thomas Romney Robinson ranks 264 out of 501Before him are Geraldine Somerville (1967), Hugh Gough, 1st Viscount Gough (1779), Aidan Turner (1983), W. T. Cosgrave (1880), Garret FitzGerald (1926), and Terence MacSwiney (1879). After him are Liam Brady (1956), Charles Haughey (1925), John Connolly (1968), Colm Tóibín (1955), John A. Costello (1891), and Eoin O'Duffy (1890).

Among ASTRONOMERS In Ireland

Among astronomers born in Ireland, Thomas Romney Robinson ranks 7Before him are Andrew Graham (1815), Edward Sabine (1788), Andrew Claude de la Cherois Crommelin (1865), Mary Ward (1827), Agnes Mary Clerke (1842), and Margaret Lindsay Huggins (1848). After him are Mary Proctor (1862).