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Bessel, Friedrich Wilhelm

Born: 22 July 1784, Minden, Westphalia, Germany
Died: 17 March 1846, Königsberg, East Prussia, Germany (now Kaliningrad, Russia)

Astronomer, geodesist, mathematician

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Wolfgang R. Dick. Created: 28 Jan 1998. Latest update: 20 Feb 2002