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Flamsteed, John, 1646-1719

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Descriptive conventionsrda
Personal name headingFlamsteed, John, 1646-1719
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Variant(s)Flamstedius, Johannes, 1646-1719
Flamstead, John, 1646-1719
See alsoFounder: Royal Observatory, Greenwich
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Birth date16460819
Death date17191231
Place of birthDenby, England
Place of deathGreenwich, London, England
Field of activityAstronomy
AffiliationRoyal Observatory, Greenwich
Profession or occupationAstronomer
Found inHis The preface to John Flamsteed's Historia coelestis Britannica, or, British catalogue of the heavens (1725), 1982: t.p. (John Flamsteed)
LC data base, 10-1-84 (hdg.: Flamsteed, John, 1646-1719)
InU/Wing STC files (usage: Johannes Flamstedius; John Flamstead)
Britannica academic edition, 19 May 2012 (John Flamsteed, born August 19, 1646, Denby, near Derby, Derbyshire, England ; died Dec. 31, 1719, Greenwich, London; founder of the Greenwich Observatory, and the first astronomer royal of England)
Associated languageeng