Johann Gottfried Galle (9 Juin 1812 – 10 Julie 1910) wis a German astronomer frae Radis, Germany, at the Berlin Observatory who, on 23 September 1846, wi the assistance o student Heinrich Louis d'Arrest, wis the first person tae view the planet Neptune an knaw whit he wis leukin at.

Johann Gottfried Galle
Johann Gottfried Galle
BornJuin 9, 1812
Radis, Germany
Died10 Julie 1910(1910-07-10) (aged 98)
Potsdam, Germany
Alma materVarsity o Berlin
Kent forDiscovery o Neptune
AwairdsLalande Prize (1839)
Scientific career
InstitutionsBerlin Observatory
Varsity o Breslau
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