1857 – Edward Emerson Barnard was born 16th of December in Nashville, Tennessee USA.
1876 – He purchased a 5-inch refractor telescope.
1881 – Edward Emerson Barnard discovered his first comet.
– Barnard was married to the English-born woman Rhoda Calvert.
1892 – Edward Emerson Barnard discovered Amalthea.
1895 – Barnard joined the University of Chicago as professor of astronomy.
1897 – He was awarded Gold Medal of the Royal Astronomical Society.
1916 – Edward Emerson Barnard discovered the Barnard’s star which is named in his honour.
1917 – He was awarded the Bruce Medal.
1919 – Barnard published his initial list with the paper in the Astrophysical Journal.
1923 – Edward Emerson Barnard died on February 6,in Williams Bay, Wisconsin, and was buried in Nashville.