Rudolph Minkowski: astrology, horoscope, natal chart
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| ||Born:||May 28, 1895, 11:30 PM|
|Sun: ||7°17' Gemini||AS: ||23°09' Capricorn
|Moon:||5°08' Leo||MC: ||23°50' Scorpio|
|Dominants: ||Cancer, Gemini, Scorpio|
Uranus, Mars, Venus
Houses 7, 9, 6 / Water, Air / Cardinal
|Numerology: ||Birthpath 11|
|Popularity: ||3,856 clicks, 20,896th man, 30,253rd celebrity|
Biography of Rudolph Minkowski
Rudolph Minkowski (born Rudolf Leo Bernhard Minkowski) (May 28, 1895, Strasbourg, France – January 4, 1976) was a German-American astronomer. His father was the physiologist Oskar Minkowski. His uncle was Hermann Minkowski.
Rudolph studied supernovae and, together with Walter Baade, divided them into two classes (Type I and Type II) based on their spectral characteristics. He and Baade also found optical counterparts to various radio sources.
He headed the Palomar Observatory Sky Survey, a photographic atlas of the entire northern sky (and down to declination -22°) up to magnitude 22.
He co-discovered the Apollo asteroid 1620 Geographos, and also discovered Planetary Nebula M2-9.
He won the Bruce Medal in 1961. The crater Minkowski on the Moon is named after him and his uncle.
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