Carl SaganCarl Sagan
09 November 1934, American
Astronomer, Astrophysicist, Writer
Josef Allen HynekJ. Allen Hynek
01 May 1910, American
Astronomer, Ufologist

Henrietta Swan LeavittHenrietta Swan Leavitt
04 July 1868, American
Astronomer

Antony HewishAntony Hewish
11 May 1924, British
Radio Astronomer

Martin RyleMartin Ryle
27 September 1918, British
Astronomer

Eugene Merle ShoemakerEugene Merle Shoemaker
28 April 1928, American
Geologist
Williamina FlemingWilliamina Fleming
15 May 1857, British, American, Scottish
Astronomer

Walter LewinWalter Lewin
29 January 1936
Astronomer, University teacher, Astrophysicist,

Cecilia Payne-GaposchkinCecilia Payne-Gaposchkin
10 May 1900, British, American
Astronomer, University teacher
Lawrence M. KraussLawrence M. Krauss
27 May 1954, American
Astronomer, Physicist, Astrophysicist, Academic,

Jocelyn Bell BurnellJocelyn Bell Burnell
15 July 1943, British
Astronomer, Astrophysicist
Fred HoyleFred Hoyle
24 June 1915, British
Astronomer

Max TegmarkMax Tegmark
05 May 1967, Swedish, American
Physicist, Astronomer, Astrophysicist

Clyde TombaughClyde Tombaugh
04 February 1906, American
Astronomer, University teacher

Vera RubinVera Rubin
23 July 1928, American
Astronomer

Jerry NelsonJerry Nelson
15 January 1944, American
Astronomer
Jayant NarlikarJayant Narlikar
19 July 1938, Indian
Physicist, Astronomer, Astrophysicist, Scientist,

Eric W. WeissteinEric W. Weisstein
18 March 1969, American
Mathematician, Astronomer, Non-fiction writer

Fritz ZwickyFritz Zwicky
14 February 1898, Swiss, American
Astronomer, Physicist, University teacher

Gerard KuiperGerard Kuiper
07 December 1905, Dutch, American
Astronomer
Michael E. BrownMichael E. Brown
05 June 1965, American
Astronomer

Carolyn S. ShoemakerCarolyn S. Shoemaker
24 June 1929, American
Astronomer
Margaret BurbidgeMargaret Burbidge
12 August 1919, British, American
Astrophysicist

Hannes AlfvénHannes Alfvén
30 May 1908, Swedish
Physicist, Astronomer, Astrophysicist, Engineer,

Amy MainzerAmy Mainzer
02 January 1974, American
Astronomer
Jan OortJan Oort
28 April 1900, Dutch
Astronomer, Scientist, University teacher

George DarwinGeorge Darwin
09 July 1845, British
Barrister
James JeansJames Jeans
11 September 1877, British
Physicist

Harlow ShapleyHarlow Shapley
02 November 1885, American
Astronomer

Adam RiessAdam Riess
16 December 1969, American
Professor
Samuel Pierpont LangleySamuel Pierpont Langley
22 August 1834, American
Astronomer

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Robert H. DickeRobert H. Dicke
06 May 1916, American
Astronomer
Karl Gordon HenizeKarl Gordon Henize
17 October 1926, American
Astronomer, Astronaut, Scientist

Thomas GoldThomas Gold
22 May 1920, Austrian, British, American
Professor

David H. LevyDavid H. Levy
22 May 1948, Canadian
Astronomer

Lyman SpitzerLyman Spitzer
26 June 1914, American
Astronomer, Astrophysicist, Physicist, University
Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr.Joseph Hooton Taylor Jr.
29 March 1941, American
Astrophysicist
Riccardo GiacconiRiccardo Giacconi
06 October 1931, Italian
Astrophysicist

Bernard LovellBernard Lovell
31 August 1913, British
Physicist

Karl Guthe JanskyKarl Guthe Jansky
22 October 1905, American
Physicist

Guy ConsolmagnoGuy Consolmagno
19 September 1952, American
Astronomer, School teacher, Writer, Planetary
Willem de SitterWillem de Sitter
06 May 1872, Dutch
Mathematician

Seth ShostakSeth Shostak
20 July 1943, American
Astronomer, Radio personality

Edward Charles PickeringEdward Charles Pickering
19 July 1846, American
Astronomer

Robert JastrowRobert Jastrow
07 September 1925, American
Astronomer

Otto SchmidtOtto Schmidt
30 September 1891, Russian
Scientist
Norman LockyerNorman Lockyer
17 May 1836, British
Astronomer

Harold JeffreysHarold Jeffreys
22 April 1891, British
Mathematical statistician
Ralph Asher AlpherRalph Asher Alpher
03 February 1921, American
Cosmologist

Allan SandageAllan Sandage
18 June 1926, American
Astronomer

Colin PillingerColin Pillinger
09 May 1943, British
Scientist
William HugginsWilliam Huggins
07 February 1824, British
Astronomer

Geoffrey MarcyGeoffrey Marcy
29 September 1954, American
Astronomer, Physicist, University teacher
Walter BaadeWalter Baade
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Aleksander WolszczanAleksander Wolszczan
29 April 1946, Polish
Astronomer

Otto StruveOtto Struve
12 August 1897, American, Russian
Astronomer

Grote ReberGrote Reber
22 December 1911, American
Amateur Astronomer

Carl StørmerCarl Størmer
03 September 1874, Norwegian
Geophysicist and mathematician
Frank Watson DysonFrank Watson Dyson
08 January 1868, British
Astronomer

William Wallace CampbellWilliam Wallace Campbell
11 April 1862, American
Astronomer

Yuji HyakutakeYuji Hyakutake
07 July 1950, Japanese
Astronomer

George William HillGeorge William Hill
03 March 1838, American
Astronomer
Charles Dillon PerrineCharles Dillon Perrine
28 July 1867, American
Astronomer

Fred Lawrence WhippleFred Lawrence Whipple
05 November 1906, American
Astronomer
Isaac RobertsIsaac Roberts
27 January 1829, Welsh
Engineer

Maarten SchmidtMaarten Schmidt
28 December 1929, Dutch
Astronomer

Helen Sawyer HoggHelen Sawyer Hogg
01 August 1905, American
Astronomer
Bernhard SchmidtBernhard Schmidt
11 April 1879, German, Estonian
Optician

Brian G. MarsdenBrian G. Marsden
05 August 1937, British
Astronomer
A. E. DouglassA. E. Douglass
05 July 1867, American
Astronomer

John A. EddyJohn A. Eddy
25 March 1931, American
Astronomer

Robert WilsonRobert Wilson
16 April 1927, British
Astronomer
Robert Julius TrumplerRobert Julius Trumpler
02 October 1886, American
Astronomer

Bart BokBart Bok
28 April 1906, Dutch, American
Astronomer
Sarah Frances WhitingSarah Frances Whiting
23 August 1847, American
Astronomer

Yrjö VäisäläYrjö Väisälä
06 September 1891, Finnish
Astronomer

Malcolm LongairMalcolm Longair
18 May 1941, Scottish
Physicist

Harold Spencer JonesHarold Spencer Jones
29 March 1890, British
Astronomer
James Edward KeelerJames Edward Keeler
10 September 1857, American
Astronomer
John Gatenby BoltonJohn Gatenby Bolton
05 June 1922, Australian, British
Astronomer

Roger AngelRoger Angel
07 February 1941, British, American
Astronomer

John Louis Emil DreyerJohn Louis Emil Dreyer
13 February 1852, Danish, British
Astronomer

Robert Hanbury BrownRobert Hanbury Brown
31 August 1916, British
Astronomer
Alexei FilippenkoAlexei Filippenko
25 July 1958, American
Astronomer, Astrophysicist, University teacher

Herbert Hall TurnerHerbert Hall Turner
13 August 1861, British
Astronomer

Gérard de VaucouleursGérard de Vaucouleurs
25 April 1918, French, American
Astronomer

William Wilson MorganWilliam Wilson Morgan
03 January 1906, American
Astronomer

Walter Sydney AdamsWalter Sydney Adams
20 December 1876, American
Astronomer
Robert Grant AitkenRobert Grant Aitken
31 December 1864, American
Astronomer

George AlcockGeorge Alcock
28 August 1912, British
Astronomer
James L. ElliotJames L. Elliot
19 June 1943, American
Astronomical Scientist

Henri-Alexandre DeslandresHenri-Alexandre Deslandres
24 July 1853, French
Astronomer
Hendrik C. van de HulstHendrik C. van de Hulst
19 November 1918, Dutch
Astronomer
Mary Watson WhitneyMary Watson Whitney
11 September 1847, American
Astronomer