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Chacornac, Jean

Born: 1828 AD
Died: 1873 AD, at 45 years of age.

Nationality: French
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1823 - He was born on the 21st of June.

         - Working in Marseille and Paris, he discovered six asteroids.

         - The asteroid Chacornac and the Chacornac crater on the Moon are named in his honour.

1873 - He died on the 23rd of September.


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