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Winners of the Gold Medal of the Royal Astronomical Society Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 15 February 2005

Winners of the Gold Medal of the Royal Astronomical Society

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Other Medallists Lectureships Thesis Prizewinners
2005 E.M.&G. Burbidge C. Jordan
2004J. OstrikerG. Turner
2003J. BahcallD. Gubbins
2002J.A. JacobsL. Mestel
2001H. BondiH. Rishbeth
2000R. HutchinsonL. Lucy
1999K. BuddenB. Paczynski
1998R.L. ParkerP.J.E. Peebles
1997D. FarleyD. E. Osterbrock
1996K. CreerV. Rubin
1995J. HoughtonR. A. Sunyaev
1994J. E. GunnT. R. Kaiser
1993P. GoldreichD. Lynden-Bell
1992D. P. McKenzieE. N. Parker
1991V. L. GinzburgG. J. Wasserburg
1990J. W. DungeyB. E. J. Pagel
1989R. HideK. A. Pounds
1988D. L. AndersonC. de Jager
1987T. NagataM. J. Rees
1986G. E. BackusA. Dalgarno
1985T. GoldS. W. Hawking
1984S. K. RuncornY. B. Zeldovich
1983 M. J. SeatonF.L. Whipple
1982R. GiacconiSir Harrie Massey
1981J. F. GilbertSir Bernard Lovell
1980C. L. Pekeris M. Schmidt
1979L. KnopoffC. G. Wynne
1978L. SpitzerJ.A. Van Allen
1977D. R. BatesJ.G. Bolton
1976W. H. McCreaJ. A. Ratcliffe
1975J. L. GreensteinE. J. Opik
1974L. BiermannK. E. Bullen
1973 F. BirchE. E. Salpeter
1972H.I.S. ThirlawayF. Zwicky
1971F. PressSir R. v.d. R. Wooley
1970H. W. Babcock
1969A. T. PriceM. Schwarzschild
1968Sir Fred HoyleWalter Munk
1967Hannes AlfvenAllan R. Sandage
1966I. S. BowenH. C. Urey
1965Edward BullardG. M. Clemence
1964Martin RyleMaurice Ewing
1963H. H. Plaskett
1962 B. Stromgren
1961 H. Zanstra
1960V. A. Ambartsumian
1959 R. A. Lyttleton
1958 Andre Danjon
1957 Albrecht Unsold
1956 T. G. Cowling
1955Dirk Brouwer
1954Walter Baade
1953S. Chandrasekhar
1952 John Jackson
1951 A. Pannekoek
1950 Joel Stebbins
1949Sydney Chapman
1948 Bertil Lindblad
1947 M. G. J. Minnaert
1946 J. H. Oort
1945Bengt Edlen
1944 Otto Struve
1943 H. Spencer Jones
1940 Edwin P. Hubble
1939 Bernard Lyot
1938W. H. Wright
1937 Harold Jeffreys
1936 H. Kimura
1935 E. A. Milne
1934 Harlow Shapley
1933 V. M. Slipher
1932 R. G. Aitken
1931Willem de Sitter
1930 J. S. Plaskett
1929 Ejnar Hertzsprung
1928 R. A. Sampson
1927 Frank Schlesinger
1926 Albert Einstein
1925 Sir F. W. Dyson
1924A. S. Eddington
1923 A. A. Michelson
1922 J. H. Jeans
1921H. N. Russell
1919Guillaume Bigourdan
1918John Evershed
1917W. S. Adams
1916J. L. E. Dreyer
1915Alfred Fowler
1914Max Wolf
1913H. A. Deslandres
1912A. R. Hinks
1911P. H. Cowell
1910Friedrich Kustner
1909 Oskar Backlund
1908 Sir David Gill
1907 E. W. Brown
1906 W. W. Campbell
1905 Lewis Boss
1904 G. E. Hale
1903Hermann Struve
1902 J. C. Kapteyn
1901 E. C. Pickering
1900 Henri Poincare
1899 Frank McClean
1898 W. F. Denning
1897 E. E. Barnard
1896S. C. Chandler
1895 Isaac Roberts
1894 S. W. Burnham
1893 H. C. Vogel
1892G. H. Darwin
1889 Maurice Loewy
1888Arthur Auwers
1887 G. W. Hill
1886E. C. PickeringCharles Pritchard
1885William Huggins
1884A. A. Common
1883 B. A. Gould
1882 David Gill
1881Axel Moller
1879 Asaph Hall
1878 Baron Dembowski
1876 U. J. J. Le Verrier
1875 H. L. D'Arrest
1874 Simon Newcomb
1872 G. V. Schiaparelli
1870 Charles Delaunay
1869 E. J. Stone
1868 U. J. J. Le Verrier
1867 William Huggins/W.A. Miller
1866J. C. Adams
1865 G. P. Bond
1863 F. W. Argelander
1862 Warren de la Rue
1861 Hermann Goldschmidt
1860 P. A. Hansen
1859 R. C. Carrington
1858The Rev. Robert Main
1857Heinrich Schwabe
1856Robert Grant
1855W. R. Dawes
1854Charles Rumker
1853J. R. Hind
1852C. A. F. Peters
1851Annibale de Gasparis
1850 Otto Struve
1849William Lassell
1848G. B. Airy#J. C. Adams#

F. W. Argelander#George Bishop#

Lt-Col. George Everest#Sir J. F. W. Herschel#

P. A. Hansen#K. L. Hencke#

J. R. Hind#U. J. J. Le Verrier#

Sir J. W. Lubbock#Maxmilian Weisse#
1846 G. B. Airy
1845Captain W. H. Smyth
1843 Francis Baily
1842P. A. Hansen
1841F. W. Bessel
1840Jean Plana
1839 The Hon. John Wrottesley
1837O. A. Rosenberger
1836 Sir J. F. W. Herschel
1835Lieut. M. J. Johnson
1833G. B. Airy
1831Captain H. KaterBaron Damoiseau
1830William RichardsonJ. F. Encke
1829 The Rev. William PearsonF. W. Bessel

H. C. Schumacher
1828 Sir T. Makdougall BrisbaneJames Dunlop

Caroline Herschel
1827 Francis Baily W. S. Stratford*

Col. Mark Beaufoy*
1826 J. F. W. Herschel James South

Wilhelm Struve
1824 Charles BabbageJ.F. Encke

Charles Rumker*J.L Pons*


# – Testimonial
* – Silver Medal

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