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List of Famous Astrophysicists

List of famous astrophysicists, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top astrophysicists in the world? This includes the most prominent astrophysicists, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable astrophysicists is in alphabetical order and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic astrophysicists were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned astrophysicists.

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From reputable, prominent, and well known astrophysicists to the lesser known astrophysicists of today, these are some of the best professionals in the astrophysicist field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous astrophysicists ever?" and "What are the names of famous astrophysicists?" then you're in the right place. (60 items)
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    Barth Netterfield age 46

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    Died at 62 (1934-1996)

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    Died at 101 (1872-1973)

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    Donald C. Backer Died at 67 (1943-2010)

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    Died at 54 (1896-1950)

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    Died at 40 (1965-2005)

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    Died at 76 (1910-1986)

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    Jacob Barnett age 16

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    James Binney age 64

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    Jaymie Matthews age 56

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    Johann Karl Friedrich Zöllner Died at 48 (1834-1882)

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    John Carlstrom age 57

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    Kristian Pedersen age 48

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    Kronid Lyubarsky Died at 62 (1934-1996)

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    Michael Rowan-Robinson age 72

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    Michel Mayor age 72

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    Died at 75 (1908-1983)

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    Petr Pavlovich Dobronravin Died at 92 (1908-2000)

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