Rumker, Christian Karl Ludwig

German mathematician and sailor who interest in astronomy lead him to work at Governor Brisbane's observatory at Parramatta from 1821 and where he was eventually appointed government astronomer in 1827.

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Born
18 May 1788
Died
21 Dec 1862
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Alternate
Rümker, Carl
Alternate
Rümker, Charles Luis
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Rümker, Charles Stargard
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