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Edwin Powell Hubble
Birth: Nov. 20, 1889
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) 
Plot: Buried in Switzerland
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John Baumer
Record added: Mar 28, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8570369
Edwin Powell Hubble
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Edwin Powell Hubble
Added by: Lucy Caldarelli
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May you rest in Heavenly peace, Sir.
- Carolyn Womack
 Added: Jan. 2, 2015
Inducted into the International Space Hall of Fame in 2001.**Citation: Suggested the theory of the expanded universe, and founded the study of the universe beyond the Milky Way.** Through his use of the 100-inch telescope at the Mount Wilson Observatory, ...(Read more)
- Cori Hoag
 Added: Jan. 1, 2015
Your work continues to astound us. Rest in peace
- Cori Hoag
 Added: Jan. 1, 2015
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