Charles Messier

Deceased Person

Place of burial
Date of death
1817-04-12
Place of death
 

Astronomer

Astronomical objects discovered
C/1760 B1
C/1763 S1
C/1764 A1
 

Person

Spouse (or domestic partner)
Marie-Francoise de Vermauchampt (1772-03-23, 1770-11-26, Marriage)
Parents
Francoise Grandblaise
Nicolas Messier
Children
Profession
Places lived
Ethnicity
Date of birth
1730-06-26
Place of birth
Country of nationality
Religion
Gender
 

Name source

Things named after this
Messier object
Messier marathon
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