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Edwin Hubble
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) 
 
Family links: 
 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 Hubble (1889 - 1953)
  Lucy Lee Hubble Wasson (1891 - 1980)*
  William Martin Hubble (1892 - 1942)*
  Helen Hubble Lane (1898 - 1991)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
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 Hubble
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Edwin Hubble
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