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Authorised form of nameVerrier; Urbain Jean Joseph Le (1811 - 1877)
Other forms of nameUrbain Jean Joseph
Other forms of surnameLe Verrier
Dates1811 - 1877
NationalityFrench
Place of birthSaint-Lo, France
Date of birth11 March 1811
Place of deathParis, France
Date of death23 September 1877
Research fieldAstronomy
Celestial mechanics
Meteorology
Membership categoryForeign Member
Date of election04/02/1847
Royal Society activityMedals and prizes:
Copley Medal 1846
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
References:
W H McCrea, 'The Royal Observatory and the Study of Gravitation' in NR 1975-6 vol 30 pp 133-140
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/73986042
Royal Society codeNA6096
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
IM/002727Le Verrier, Urbain Jean Josephnd
MS/426/255Copy letter from Edw [Edward] Sabine, Foreign Secretary fo the Royal Society; to Mons U J [Urbain Jean Joseph] le Verrier6 February 1847
EC/1847/03Verrier, Urbain Jean Joseph Le: certificate of election to the Royal Society
MC/8/199Letter from [Urbain] Le Verrier, Imperial Observatory, Paris, to the Royal Society27 May 1868
MC/8Volume 8 of miscellaneous correspondence regarding business matters, sent to the Royal Society1867-1869
HS/11/200Letter, from Urbain J. J. Leverrier to Sir John Herschel, dated at Paris19 September 1848
HS/11/212Letter, from Urbain J. J. Leverrier to Sir John Herschel21 July 1867
HS/11/209Draft letter, from Sir John Herschel to Urbain J. J. Leverrier, dated at Collingwood27 January 1867
HS/11/207Copy letter, from Urbain J. J. Leverrier to Margaret Brodie Herschel, dated at Paris13 May 1855
HS/11/197Letter, from Urbain J. J. Leverrier to Sir John Herschel, dated at Paris28 November 1846
HS/11/206Letter, from Urbain J. J. Leverrier to Sir John Herschel, dated at London11 April 1853
HS/11/198Letter, from Urbain J. J. Leverrier to Sir John Herschel, dated at Paris13 February 1847
HS/11/211Letter, from Urbain J. J. Leverrier to Sir John Herschel, dated at Paris3 February 1867
HS/11/195Letter, from Urbain J. J. Leverrier to Sir John Herschel, dated at Paris22 November 1846
HS/11/203Letter, from Urbain J. J. Leverrier to Sir John Herschel22 March 1849
HS/11/201Letter, from Urbain J. J. Leverrier to Sir John Herschel, dated at Paris8 February 1849
HS/11/196Draft letter, from Sir John Herschel to Urbain J. J. Leverrier, dated at Collingwood25 November 1846
HS/11/202Draft copy of letter, from Sir John Herschel to Urbain J. J. Leverrier, dated at Collingwood19 March 1849
HS/11/208Letter, from Urbain J. J. Leverrier to Sir John Herschel, dated at Paris26 January 1867
HS/11/213Letter, from Urbain J. J. Leverrier to Sir John Herschel, dated at Paris4 October 1869
HS/11/205Letter, from Urbain J. J. Leverrier to Sir John Herschel3 April 1849
HS/11/199Letter, from Urbain J. J. Leverrier to Sir John Herschel, dated at Paris28 October 1847
HS/11/204Copy letter, from Sir John Herschel to Urbain J. J. Leverrier, dated at Collingwood25 March 1849
HS/24/290Copy letter, from Sir John Herschel to Urbain J. J. Leverrier1869-10
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