1826, May 261848-18731875, Nov 27
an English amateur astronomer whose 1859 astronomical observations demonstrated the existence of solar flares as well as suggesting their electrical influence upon the Earth and its aurorae; and whose 1863 records of sunspot observations revealed the differential rotation of the Sun.
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09/01/1859-Richard Christopher Carrington and R Hodgson make first observation of solar flare
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