Maria Mitchell Biography, Birthday, Awards and Family

01/08/1818   -   28/06/1889

Maria Mitchell was the first professional female astronomer in the United States. This biography of Maria Mitchell provides detailed information about her childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline

Maria Mitchell Biography, Facts and Family

  • Famous: Astronomers
  • Died At Age: 70
  • Sun Sign: Leo
  • Born In: Nantucket
  • Famous As: Astronomer
  • Father: William Mitchell
  • Mother: Lydia Coleman Mitchell
  • Siblings: Phebe Mitchell Kendall
  • Died On: June 28, 1889
  • Place Of Death: Lynn
  • U.S. State: Massachusetts
  • Awards: Notable Awards - King Of Denmark's Cometary Prize Medal 1848
  • Bio: Maria Mitchell Was The First Professional Female Astronomer In The United States. This Biography Of Maria Mitchell Provides Detailed Information About Her Childhood, Life, Achievements, Works & Timeline