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Authorised form of nameSchumacher; Heinrich Christian (1780 - 1850)
SurnameSchumacher
ForenamesHeinrich Christian
Dates1780 - 1850
Dates and placesBirth:
Bad Bramstedt, Holstein, Germany (03 September 1780)
Death:
Altona, Germany (28 December 1850)
ActivityProfession:
Astronomer
Research Field:
Astronomy, geodesy
Career:
Astronomer to the King of Denmark (by 1820)
Royal Society activityMembership:
Foreign Member
Election Date:
12/04/1821
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Obituaries:
Proc Roy Soc 1850-1854 vol 6 pp 115-117
Royal Society codeNA5372
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
P/0115Portrait of Schumacher, Heinrich Christian1847
IM/004028Schumacher, Heinrich Christiannd
MS/99Astronomical observations by Heinrich Christian Schumacher1820
MOB/059Troy poundsmid 19th century
EC/1821/14Schumacher, Heinrich Christian: certificate of election to the Royal Society
IM/004029Schumacher, Heinrich Christiannd
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