Frederick William Herschel, KH, FRS was a German-born British astronomer, composer and .. The largest and most famous of Herschel's telescopes was a reflecting telescope with a 49 1⁄2-inch-diameter ( m) primary mirror and a foot.
Sir William Herschel was a German-born British astronomer and composer, who is widely credited as the founder of sidereal astronomy for observing the heavenly bodies. He found the planet Uranus and its two moons, and formulated a theory of stellar evolution. Knighted in
Sir William Herschel, detail of an oil painting by L. Abbott, ;. born: November 15 William became famous almost overnight. His friend Dr.
Astronomer William Herschel discovered the planet Uranus and celestial Famous Astronomers: List of Great Scientists in Astronomy.
Sir Frederick William Herschel () was born in Hanover, Germany and Herschel is famous for his discovery of the planet Uranus in , the first.
Sir John Frederick William Herschel was the only child of Mary Pitt and the respected, British astronomer, William Herschel who discovered Uranus. He was born.
The English astronomer Sir John Frederick William Herschel () is noted for his observations of the stars in the southern hemisphere. John Herschel .
While in England he went by the English version of his name, Frederick William Herschel. During this time, Herschel earned a living by teaching music.