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Angelo Secchi (1818-1878)
1878 Obituary 
...'the well-known spectroscopist and astronomer'.....Angelo Secchi was born at Reggio July 29, 1818.....
On his return to Europe in 1850 he was appointed director of the Observatory of the Collegio Remand,....[more]