Biographical Encyclopedia of Astronomers

2014 Edition
| Editors: Thomas Hockey, Virginia Trimble, Thomas R. Williams, Katherine Bracher, Richard A. Jarrell, Jordan D. MarchéII, JoAnn Palmeri, Daniel W. E. Green

Donne, John

  • Paul MurdinEmail author
Reference work entry

BornLondon, England, early in 1572

Died London, England, 31 March 1631
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Selected References

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Astronomy, University of CambridgeCambridgeUK