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Willem Jacob Luyten

1899 - 1994

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Willem Jacob Luyten (March 7, 1899 – November 21, 1994) was a Dutch-American astronomer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Willem Jacob Luyten has received more than 30,027 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Willem Jacob Luyten is the 409th most popular astronomer (down from 325th in 2019), the 54th most popular biography from Indonesia (down from 39th in 2019) and the most popular Indonesian Astronomer.

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Among astronomers, Willem Jacob Luyten ranks 409 out of 531Before him are Friedrich Tietjen, Barnaba Oriani, Stéphane Javelle, Vincenzo Cerulli, Albrecht Unsöld, and John Pond. After him are Elizabeth Roemer, Nicolas Fatio de Duillier, Alenush Terian, Joel Stebbins, Herbert Hall Turner, and Benjamin Jekhowsky.

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Among people born in 1899, Willem Jacob Luyten ranks 211Before him are Harold Osborn, Anselmo Alliegro y Milá, Elizabeth Bowen, Frances Yates, Colleen Moore, and Louise Nevelson. After him are Chief Dan George, Byron Haskin, Axel Bakunts, György Piller, Jacques Audiberti, and George O'Brien. Among people deceased in 1994, Willem Jacob Luyten ranks 225Before him are Gennady Voronov, Charlotte Auerbach, William Higinbotham, Alain Daniélou, Alfredo Pérez, and Roger Bocquet. After him are József Háda, William Wilson Morgan, Patrick O'Neal, Ladislav Fuks, Dan Hartman, and Richard Scarry.

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In Indonesia

Among people born in Indonesia, Willem Jacob Luyten ranks 54 out of 126Before him are I Gusti Ngurah Rai (1917), Beb Bakhuys (1909), Mohammad Natsir (1908), Henk Badings (1907), Adriaan Fokker (1887), and Boediono (1943). After him are Rhoma Irama (1946), Rudy Hartono (1949), Agnez Mo (1986), Abdul Muis (1883), Adrianus de Jong (1882), and Hary Gunarto (1954).

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Among astronomers born in Indonesia, Willem Jacob Luyten ranks 1