Scientists From Rhode Island

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Clarence King
(Clarence Rivers King)
Clarence King
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Birthdate: January 6, 1842
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: December 24, 1901
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William Arnold Anthony
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Birthdate: November 17, 1835
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: May 29, 1908
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Merrill Wallace Chase
(Immunologist)
Merrill Wallace Chase
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Birthdate: September 17, 1905
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: January 5, 2004
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Lewis Boss
(Astronomer)
Lewis Boss
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Birthdate: October 26, 1846
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: October 5, 1912

Apart from leading the Dudley Observatory as its director and working for the American govenment, astronomer Lewis Boss had also created some of the most significant catalogs on stars and even corrected existing errors in previous catalogs. The crater Boss on the Moon was named in his honor.

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James Brown Fisk
(Physicist)
James Brown Fisk
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Birthdate: August 30, 1910
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: August 10, 1981
Rhode Island has produced a number of Scientists who have made it big. These include Clarence King, William Arnold Anthony, Lewis Boss, Merrill Wallace Chase, James Brown Fisk and others.