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Maria Mitchell

1 August 1818 - 28 June 1889

An American astronomer who, in 1847, by using a telescope, discovered a comet which as a result became known as "Miss Mitchell's Comet" (Wikipedia).

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March 31, 2017 Edited by Clean Up Bot add VIAF and wikidata ID
December 31, 2016 Edited by Agnes Reid Gutenberg link added
December 31, 2016 Edited by Agnes Reid Very brief bio with Wikipedia & Gutenberg links
June 7, 2012 Edited by VacuumBot Removed period from death date
April 1, 2008 Created by an anonymous user initial import