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us: Kopal, Zdeněk, 1914-1993


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    • us: Kopal, Z. (Zdeněk), 1914-1993
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1914-04-04
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1993-06-23
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Litomyšl (Czech Republic)
    • Associated Locale

        Czechoslovakia
    • Associated Locale

        United States
    • Associated Locale

        Great Britain
    • Gender

        (lcdgt) Males
    • Associated Language

        cze
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Astronomers
          (lcsh) Astrophysicists
      • Sources

        • found: The internal constitution of the stars, 1941.
        • found: His Vesmírní sousedé naší planety, 1984: t.p. (Zdeněk Kopal) jkt. (RNDr.; DrSc.)
        • found: IAU Colloquim (97th : 1987 : Brussels, Belgium). Wide components in double and multiple stars, 1988: CIP t.p. (Z. Kopal)
        • found: Astronomy for developing countries, c2001: p. v (Zdeněk Kopal (1914-1993))
        • found: Information from 678 converted Jan. 5, 2015 (Dept. of Astronomy, U. of Manchester, Eng.)
        • found: Wikipedia, viewed February 19, 2015: (Zdeněk Kopal; born 4 April 1914 in Czechoslovakia; died 23 June 1993 in England; astronomer; left Czechoslovakia to attend University of Cambridge in 1938 and then worked at the University of Manchester; was Editor-in-Chief of the journal Astrophysics and Space Science since its foundation in 1968 until his death in 1993) {https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zdenek_Kopal}
        • found: Vesmírní sousedé, 1987: title page (Zdeněk Kopal) dust jacket spine (Z. Kopal) page 9 (Prof. RNDr. Zdeněk Kopal, DrSc., native of Litomyšl born in 1914; left Czechoslovakia in 1938; worked at Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the United states, 1938-1951; head of the Department of Astronomy at the University of Manchester since 1951)
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        • 1980-05-28: new
        • 2016-08-31: revised
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