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Edwin Powell Hubble
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Birth: Nov. 20, 1889
Marshfield
Webster County
Missouri, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 1953
San Marino
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Astronomer and Physicist. He was responsible for the discovery of the Big Bang theory of the expanding universe and the Hubble Constant. Hubble was instrumental in the design of the Hale Telescope which was set up at Mount Palomar Observatory and was given the honor in being the first to use it. The Hubble space telescope was named after him in his honor, as was Asteroid 2069 Hubble and the Hubble Crater on the Moon. (bio by: John Baumer) 
 
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 Parents:
  John Powell Hubble (1860 - 1913)
  Virginia Lee James Hubble (1864 - 1934)
 
 Spouse:
  Grace Lillian Burke Hubble (1889 - 1980)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry James Hubble (1886 - 1961)*
  Edwin Powell Hubble (1889 - 1953)
  Lucy Lee H Wasson (1891 - 1980)*
  Helen Hubble Lane (1898 - 1991)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
Plot: Buried in Switzerland
 
Created by: John Baumer
Record added: Mar 28, 2004
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Edwin Powell Hubble
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Edwin Powell Hubble
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