|Born||January 21, 1880, Ghent, Belgium|
|Died||February 23, 1974, United States|
|Nationality||Belgium - United States|
|Institutions||Yerkes Observatory, McDonald Observatory|
|Alma mater||Ghent University|
|Known for||astrophotography, Discoverer of minor planets|
|Notable awards||Valz Prize (1928), James Craig Watson Medal (1957)|
Astronomer George Van Biesbroeck was born in Belgium on January 21, 1880. He dies at the age of 94, on February 23, 1974.
An observational astronomer who worked at observatories in Belgium and the United States, studying double stars, asteroids, and comets. He discovered sixteen asteroids during the course of his long career.
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George Van Biesbroeck was born in the Zodiac sign Aquarius (The Water-Bearer), and 1880 is also the year of Dragon (龍) in the Chinese Zodiac.
At the Heidelberg Observatory and the Potsdam Observatory, he was trained by notables such as German astronomer Max Wolf and German physicist Karl Schwarzschild.
In 1961, he produced Van Biesbroeck's Star Catalog, which included the periodic comet 53P/Van Biesbroeck, 16 asteroids, and two non-periodic comets: C/1925 W1 or Van Biesbroeck 1 and C/1935 Q1 or Van Biesbroeck 2.
He was born into a family of mostly painters, but his father encouraged him to pursue a degree in Civil Engineering Construction, and he eventually went on to Ghent University to study Theoretical Astronomy.
In 1952, he backed up Physicist Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity.
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